Archive for September, 2012


September 30, 2012 Leave a comment

In verse 20, we read that Isaac blessed Jacob and Esau.

This surprises me. Jacob was blessed, but Esau was left almost nothing.

Categories: Faith, Hebrews, isaac


September 28, 2012 Leave a comment

Abraham illustrated faith by offering up his son Isaac (vv. 17-19).

Categories: abraham, Faith, Hebrews


September 27, 2012 Leave a comment

Living a life of faith means acknowledging being a stranger on earth (vv. 13-16).

Categories: Faith, Hebrews


September 26, 2012 Leave a comment

In verses 8-12., we see that Abraham was full of faith.

Categories: abraham, Faith

Noah’s Condemnation

September 25, 2012 Leave a comment

I’d never thought of Noah’s building the ark as an act of condemnation, like it’s described in verse 7. This surprises me.

Categories: Faith, Hebrews

Prerequisite Faith

September 24, 2012 Leave a comment

In verse 6, we read that faith comes before pleasing God.

Categories: Faith, Galatians


September 23, 2012 Leave a comment

He had faith. He didn’t die (v. 4).

Categories: Faith, Hebrews


September 22, 2012 Leave a comment

Abel exemplifies faith (v. 4).

Categories: Faith, Hebrews


September 21, 2012 Leave a comment

In verse 3, we read that it is through faith that a person believes God created the universe.

Categories: Faith, Hebrews

Faith Defined

September 20, 2012 Leave a comment

In verses 1-2, we read that faith is confidence and assurance in what we can’t prove.

Categories: Faith, Hebrews
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