“THE SCAPEGOAT” Isaiah 1:18

UNFORTUNATELY, WE EXPERIENCED TECHNICAL DIFFICULTIES RECORDING THIS SERMON !        AS A RESULT, ONLY THE FIRST FIFTEEN MINUTES WERE RECORDED.

            “THE SCAPEGOAT”             Isaiah 1:18

“Yom Kippur” means:  Day of A___________

Atonement means to c____________, c______________.

THE RITUAL

Leviticus 16, 23                      Numbers 29

The Goat of “Azazel” was the goat of “R____________.”

    “Blessed be the Name.  The glory of his kingdom is forever and ever!”

The sights, the sounds, the smells, the noise, the blood, death, washings!

THE REASON

Sin is d_____________!  It has two parts:

  1. The sin – the a_____.
  2. The consequences – the g___________.

Jeremiah 13:23

THE REALITY

Hebrews 10:1-4                      9:11-12, 24-26                        10:11-14

1 John 1:7-10    &  2:1-2

Assurance?          Psalm 130

Colossians 2:13-15

2 Corinthians 5:17-6:2

                          COVERED?

“NEED THE REST?” (Hebrews 4:1-13)

                       “NEED THE REST?”

(Hebrews 4:1-13)

“Rest” means:

REST AVAILABLE (vs. 1)

The promise “still stands” – the door is still ___________!

How Long?  T________.

THE ELEMENTS OF THE REST

Personal F__________ (vs. 2-3)

The requirement to enter?  For salvation?  F__________

Matthew 7:22-23      Luke 13:22-27          Romans 2:29           John 5:39-40

Our “Rest” is G_____ Rest (vs. 4-5)

D___________ Decree (vs. 5-6)

We are saved by:

  1. God’s w_____________
  2. Our w_______________

Immediate A___________ (vs. 7)

2 Corinthians 6:2          Genesis 6:3

               

                  HOW LONG WILL THE DOOR REMAIN OPEN?

“NO VACATION FROM OUR VOCATION” 1 Corinthians 7:17

THE DOCTRINE OF VOCATION         1 Corinthians 7:17

Our “vocation” is our c_____________________.

God is behind anyone who provides what we n___________.

God is working through the vocations of others to bless _______;

And he is working through our vocations to bless _______________.

Our Christian Vocation:

  • Called to F____________. Romans 8:30
  • Called to S_________ God’s church. Ephesians 4:1-16; 1 Peter 4:8-11
  • Called as P__________. 1 Peter 2:9-11
  • Called to serve our F___________.
  • Called to serve our C___________. Matthew 5:13-16

FRUIT?

Galatians 5:6                          Galatians 5:22-26

God does not need good works – But your n____________ does.

Matthew 25:40

What do priest do?        (Think Old Testament)

Romans 12:1-2                                      Colossians 3:1-25

When we carry out our calling – E_______________ happens.

              NO VACATION FROM OUR VOCATION!

“HARD HEARTS?” Part 2 (HEBREWS 3:7-19)

                         “HARD HEARTS?”

(Hebrews 3:7-19)

The Holy Spirit says!                            2 Peter 1:20-21

God speaks and is still speaking!

(Wilderness days/David’s day/Hebrews day/Today)

When is “Today”?                                 2 Corinthians 6:1-2

Listening to God’s voice is a c___________________.

Obeying God’s voice is a c_____________________.

Having a hard heart is also a c__________________.

THE INVITATION:        See to it!

THE INSTRUCTION:  E______________ one another D_____________.

Sin is d____________________.  (Trickery)

Hebrews 10:35-39

The proof that I am saved is if I c______________ in Christ.

Hebrews 10:19-31                   John 8:31

THE ISSUE:  B_____________ OR UN________________?

Proverbs 29:1                        Jude 5 

UNBELIEF IS FATAL! 

              CAN YOU TRUST THE LIVING GOD?  (verse 12)

“HARD HEARTS?” Part 1 (HEBREWS 3:7-19)

How many warnings are in the Bible?

Why does God warn us so many times?

Ezekiel 33:11           2 Peter 3:9              1 Corinthians 10:1-12

Here, a warning from Israel’s history (Quote from Psalm 95:7-11)

The Holy Spirit says!                            2 Peter 1:20-21

God speaks and is still speaking!

(Wilderness days/David’s day/Hebrews day/Today)

When is “Today”?                                 2 Corinthians 6:1-2

How do you “hear his voice”?

How do you “harden your heart”?

Listening to God’s voice is a c___________________.

Obeying God’s voice is a c_____________________.

Having a hard heart is also a c__________________.

Rebellion/Testing        Who rebelled?  Who tested whom?

Exodus 17:1-2, 7     Luke 16:31

Angry – not just unhappy, or disappointed – BUT __________ ANGRY!

The “unpardonable sin”?  UN____________________.  (See 3:19)

The punishment for unbelief?                 Numbers 14:20-31

For us?

“BETTER THAN MOSES?“ Part 2 (Hebrews 3:1-6)

“BETTER THAN MOSES?

(Hebrews 3:1-6)

 

JESUS CHRIST IS BETTER AND GREATER!  WHY?

 

HIS OFFICE/POSITION                        Apostle-            High Priest –

 

HIS WORK

 

Moses and Jesus were both f_______ in God’s house.   (Numbers 12:7-8)

 

The “House” means ________________, not a ____________.

 

“Steward” is one who is a ____________, dispenses the goods of the owner.

 

1 Corinthians 4:2

 

Moses’ house was ___________ – Jesus’ house is the ______________.

Moses’ house was ___________ – Jesus’ house is _________________.

 

Ephesians 2:19                      1 Peter 2:4-5           John 17:4

 

Moses was ________ of the house – Jesus __________ the house.

 

HIS PERSON

 

“Servant” –                                          “Son” –

 

TO ACCEPT M_________ IS TO ACCEPT J________.

 

Hebrews 10:1          John 5:45-49           Ephesians 2:19-22                  1 Timothy 3:14-15

 

WHO IS A TRUE BELIEVER?  WHO IS IN THE HOUSE?

 

“Hold on” means to:                              1 John 2:19             John 8:31-32

 

TWO THINGS TO GET:

  • Make sure in the house – really __________. (2 Corinthians 13:5)
  • Keep your _________ on Jesus. Colossians 2:6-10

“BETTER THAN MOSES?“ Part 1    (Hebrews 3:1-6)

                    “BETTER THAN MOSES?“

                         (Hebrews 3:1-6)

Heroes?      Bible Heroes?

Moses!     How great was he?      Why?

JESUS CHRIST IS BETTER AND GREATER! WHY?

     HIS OFFICE/POSITION

“Holy Brothers”                                 “Partakers”

Hebrews 2:11; 11:16; 12:22    Philippians 3:14, 20

“Fix your eyes” means to ___________________________.

Hebrews 12:1-3

     “Apostle” means”: ________________________

Another word for “apostle” is “A_______________ .”  Who:

  1. Has the rights, power, and authority of the one who s________ him.
  2. Speaks on behalf of the one who s_______ him.

Jesus was s______ by God.

(John 12:49; 8:28, 38)

     “High Priest” is a M________ , between m_____ and G_____.

(Represents God to man and man to God)

“Confess” means to say the s_______ , or “same” plus “word.”

 

AGREE/DISAGREE?

“THE PERFECT SAVIOR” Part 3      (Hebrews 2:9-18)

“THE PERFECT SAVIOR”

                (Hebrews 2:9-18)

Acts 4:12

5 REASONS JESUS IS THE PERFECT SAVIOR:

   SUBSTITUTE (vs 9)

   SALVATION AUTHOR (vs 10)

   SANCTIFIER (vs 11-13)

   SATAN-CONQUEROR (vs 14-15)

   SYMPATHIZER (vs 16-18)

Jesus helps ____________________, not angels.

Hebrews 4:15

Why/How can Jesus sympathize with you? How does he help you?

  1. A______________ for sins.

“Atonement” means:                1 John 2:2

  1. T________________

Could Jesus have failed when tempted?

     Our “merciful and faithful” High Priest.

                 THE PERFECT SAVIOR!

“THE PERFECT SAVIOR” Part 2 (Hebrews 2:9-18)

Acts 4:12

5 REASONS JESUS IS THE PERFECT SAVIOR:

   SUBSTITUTE

   SALVATION AUTHOR

“Author means:

   SANCTIFIER (vs. 11-13)

How do you get to be Jesus’ brother?

“Sanctifier and Made Sanctified” = Made H_______.

Hebrews 10:10, 14; 11;16       2 Corinthians 5:21

Sing your praises” —                     “Congregation” —

Holy?     Then _____ like it!     Trust Him?     Then _______ like it!

   SATAN-CONQUEROR (vs. 14-15)

“Have” and “Share”?

2 Peter 1:4

“Destroy” —                     “Free” —

Released from the __________ of death!

                                                                CASE DISMISSED?

   SYMPATHIZER:

“THE PERFECT SAVIOR” Part 1 (Hebrews 2:9-18)

Acts 4:12

BORN TO DIE                    Acts 17:2-3            Isaiah 52-55

5 REASONS JESUS IS THE PERFECT SAVIOR:

SUBSTITUTE

Romans 6:23      Ezekiel 18:4

Recipients?

Extent?

Purpose?                        Galatians 4:4

Motive?                 Acts 2:22-24    John 10:18      1 John 4:10

Result?                   Philippians 2:5-11     Ephesians 1:21-24

SALVATION AUTHOR

      “Author means:

The “Author” always refers to someone who involves o_____  in the endeavor.

John 14:19            1 Corinthians 15:58          John 11:25-26

“Perfect” here means “C___________:  ” — Jesus f_____________ his mission!

   SANCTIFIER

   SATAN-CONQUEROR

   SYMPATHIZER