Dr. Danny Campbell
This young convert was deeply impressed and determined to make these the rules of his life. From that day onward throughout his life he made it a rule to spend the first moments of his day alone with God and God's Word. Before he read a letter, looked at a paper or even read a telegram, he went first to the Bible, that the first impression of the day might be what he got directly from God.
- Series: Hebrews Study
- Scripture: Hebrews 6:9-20
The Price of Christian Growth
Jacob and Rebekah…
The Christian life also takes perseverance amidst pain, although we should say at the outset that God _____________________ far more perseverance toward us, replete with our frailty and sinful tendencies, than anything He calls us to do!
Philippians 1:6 Hebrews 12:2
Chapter 6 really goes together in 2 parts:
The first part is that growth is the ____________ of the Christian life.
Today’s verses are the 2nd part: The Price Tag of Christian growth.
The Price Tag of the Christian life is _________________ V. 15
Personal experience has taught us that you never have to endure _______________ experiences!
As we patiently endure through painful circumstances, we realize that God has ____________________ kept His promises to us.
Another way to say this:
Pain comes first, then a __________________ is realized.
The Development phases of a Christian (Dr. Bill Lawrence, DTS):
2. _______________ Encounters
4. _______________ Grace
You pass the test when you say ___________ to God when you want to say no.
7. Renewed Mind
A childlike faith is replaced by a _____________________.
This entire passage is about the call to persevere and ____________________ God’s promises.
Let’s walk back through the passage…