He wounds so that He can heal.

A short story about how God uses our suffering in order to shape us. For as long as she could remember, Autumn was very self-sufficient. She had always trusted in her own abilities and considered herself well above the average person. She excelled in school and was very capable of accomplishing anything she would put…

Bible Study (day 13)

Here we are, dear friends, at the end of our Hebrews study. It has been my privilege to dive deeper with you into who Christ is and what He has done for us…! Here is a brief review of our 13 days of study (one for each chapter of Hebrews): Jesus, most exalted above all…

Bible Study (day 10)

For by a single offering he has perfected for all time those who are being sanctified. Hebrews 10:14 (ESV) After the death of Jesus, the curtain from the temple was torn in two. The body of Jesus represents that curtain, which opened for us a new and living way. A single offering was needed for…

Bible Study (day 7)

Consequently, he is able to save to the uttermost those who draw near to God through him, since he always lives to make intercession for them. Hebrews 7:25 (ESV) We cannot draw near to God in ourselves but through Christ. He alone is able to save to the uttermost those who draw near to God…

Bible Study (day 6)

We have this as a sure and steadfast anchor of the soul, a hope that enters into the inner place behind the curtain, where Jesus has gone as a forerunner on our behalf, having become a high priest forever after the order of Melchizedek. Hebrews 6:19-20 (ESV) God made Abraham a great promise. He couldn’t…

Bible Study (day 5)

In the days of his flesh, Jesus offered up prayers and supplications, with loud cries and tears, to him who was able to save him from death, and he was heard because of his reverence. Hebrews 5:7 (ESV) Jesus knows what it’s like to be human. During His life on earth, He prayed with loud…