Category Archives: Hebrews

Hebrews 13:20-21 God will supply believers with all gifts and grace to do His will

Hebrews 13:20-21  Synopsis In the benediction, the author accorded a fitting cry of praise to God who created all things and restored all things by His power and wisdom. God is able and is willing to supply believers with all … Continue reading

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Hebrews 13:15-19 The two distinctive of a new covenant believer

Hebrews 13:15-19 Synopsis  The new covenant believer carries two distinct characteristics: the fruit of lips which give thanks to God through Christ and the willingness to do good and to share. The author encouraged believers to trust and submit to … Continue reading

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Hebrews 13:9-14 The new covenant destiny and mentality

Hebrews 13:9-14  Background The new covenant mentality involves setting our eyes towards the heavenly city while trusting God to provide for our daily needs. The destiny of new covenant believers lies with the outcasts and the down casts of society. Today’s passage … Continue reading

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Hebrews 13:5-9 Living the new life in the unshakable kingdom II

Hebrews 13:5-9 Background In this second installment of living life in the kingdom, we are faced with man’s impoverished dependency and obsession towards earthly wealth. Believers must shift their gaze from the concerns of money to the secret ways of … Continue reading

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Hebrews 13:1-4 Living the new life in the unshakable kingdom I

Hebrews 13:1-4 Background The new covenant does not remove the necessity for repentance and godly living; it imbues grace to live a life of selfless dedication to serve strangers and to uphold faithfulness in both brotherly and marriage relationship. In this final … Continue reading

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Hebrews 12:25-29 Ruling with Christ in the unshakable kingdom

Hebrews 12:25-29 Background Having heard Jesus, the one who warns from heaven concerning the judgment that is shaking the new covenant community, believers must live life with reverence and godly fear. The only guarantee of the believer’s salvation is his … Continue reading

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Hebrews 12:18-24 Forgiveness and the fear of God

Hebrews 12:18-24 Background The author now creates an urgency to respond to God using imageries of the two covenants. The old covenant was ratified at Mount Sinai whilst the new covenant was ratified at Mount Zion. The two imageries through which God revealed … Continue reading

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