Dear friends, we are already God’s children, but he has not yet shown us what we will be like when Christ appears. But we do know that we will be like him, for we will see him as he really is.
Collect for the Renewal of Life
Above all, you must realize that no prophecy in Scripture ever came from the prophet’s own understanding, or from human initiative. No, those prophets were moved by the Holy Spirit, and they spoke from God.
“Once you had no identity as a people; now you are God’s people. Once you received no mercy; now you have received God’s mercy.”
What good is it, dear brothers and sisters, if you say you have faith but don’t show it by your actions?
We do this by keeping our eyes on Jesus, the champion who initiates and perfects our faith.
Monday Morning: 17 Jun 2019 – Hebrews 9:11-28 ~ Jesus sacrificed himself to remove the sins of many.
Christ was offered once for all time as a sacrifice to take away the sins of many people. He will come again, not to deal with our sins, but to bring salvation to all who are eagerly waiting for him.
Even though Jesus was God’s Son, he learned obedience from the things he suffered.
Very early on Sunday morning, just at sunrise, they went to the tomb. On the way they were asking each other, “Who will roll away the stone for us from the entrance to the tomb?”