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Sep 10, 2017 | Ron Moore

Serving the Living God

Hebrews 9:1-14

Growing in Christ

(Just getting started…learning the ropes)

Close to Christ

        (Beginning to experience the difference Jesus makes)

Christ-Centered

        (Mature, grounded believer)

Jesus is Absolutely Supreme!

Seven Excellencies of Christ

  • Heir of all things
  • Created the world
  • Radiance of God’s glory
  • Exact imprint of God’s nature
  • Uphold the universe
  • Made purification for sins
  • Sat down at right hand of God

Solomon’s Temple—960 B.C.

        Destroyed by Nebuchadnezzar—581 B.C.

Second Temple—515 B. C.

        Destroyed by Syrians—December 15, 167 B.C.

Herod’s Temple—64 A. D.

        Destroyed by Romans—70 A. D.

Lamp Stand: Jesus is the Light of the World.

Table of Sacred Bread: Jesus is the Bread of Life

Altar of Incense: Jesus constantly intercedes on our behalf.

The Ark: God’s faithfulness

Mercy Seat: God’s Presence and Forgiveness

Priests: Jesus is our High Priest forever.

Sacrifices: Jesus became the one-time-for-all-time sacrifice for our sin.

I realized that evil is endemic to the human condition—that any one of us could commit the same atrocities.

-Yihiel Dinur

Eichmann is in all of us.

Only Jesus can forgive you—purify your conscience (the inner man) from dead, useless works and allow you in a fresh way to serve the living God.

Series Information

Join us as we dive into the book of Hebrews and learn how the new covenant under Jesus Christ is greater than the covenant under Moses. We will strive to gain a clear understanding of Christ’s sacrifice, his supremacy, and his gift of salvation. Do you truly view him as greater than…everything?

Other sermons in the series

Mar 12, 2017

Angels

God’s Word is more powerful than the armies of the world.

Sep 17, 2017

Redemption!

By His death, Jesus provides full and complete salvation.

Sep 24, 2017

Jesus Plus Nothing

Because of Jesus believers are sanctified, perfected and forgiven!