“KING OF PEACE” (Hebrews 7:1-10)

In the Bible, a “type” is:

An “anti-type” is:

Melchizedek is a “type” of _________________________.

             Genesis 14                             Psalm 110               Hebrews

The Levitical Priesthood:

  1. All priests were L_______; not all L__________ were priests.
  2. All priests were subject to the k________________.
  3. All the Levitical sacrifices were t_____________, not p_________.
  4. Levitical priesthood was h____________, not because of right living.
  5. As the sacrifices were temporary, so were the p___________.

                               Numbers 8:24-25

Melchizedek’s Priesthood is different.

He was a priest of “God M__________ H___________.”

His was not h______________.

His was c______________ and p______________.

He was a priest and a k__________________.

Melchizedek was a “type” of the reality – who is Jesus Christ!

The King of Righteousness                 The King of Peace

God Most High – Emmanuel

“GOD PROMISED Part 3” (Hebrews 6:13-20)

“GOD PROMISED”

(Hebrews 6:13-20)

4 REASONS TO TRUST AND THANK GOD:

HIS PERSON               Who he ____________.

HIS PURPOSE             To redeem the l___________ world.

HIS PLEDGE

Why did God give an oath?

 Matthew 5:33-37

God’s pledge to us?  The H__________ S____________

 2 Corinthians 1:22; 5:5                           Ephesians 1:14

 “Unchanging” and “Unchangeable”

 So – we have a strong c________________

 “Fled” – “Cities of Refuge”  (Numbers 35/Deuteronomy 17/Joshua 17)

 The “Hope set before us is __________________ ________________,

and the good ___________ he brought.

 Titus 1:1                  Colossians 1:3-6

 HIS PRIESTHOOD

 “Anchor” –

“Behind the curtain” – the v___________.

Hebrews 2:1; 1:3 

 

GOD SAID THE CHRIST WOULD COME – HE CAME!

“GOD PROMISED Part 2” (Hebrews 6:13-20)

“GOD PROMISED”

(Hebrews 6:13-20)

 Why must God keep his promises?

4 REASONS TO TRUST AND THANK GOD:

HIS PERSON                Who he ____________.

When God makes a promise, he not only w_____ keep it, He m________!

HIS PURPOSE             To redeem the l___________ world.

 John 4:22                Deuteronomy 7:7-11

Why did God choose Israel?  What was Israel meant to be?

  1. To proclaim the one true G______. (Isaiah 43:21)
  2. To reveal the M____________.
  3. To be God’s p___________ nation. (Exodus 19:6)

Priests are to be mediators between G____ and Man/To s_______.

  1. To preserve and transmit S______________.
  2. To show the faithfulness of G_____________.
  3. To show the blessedness of s__________ God. (Psalm 144:15)
  4. To show God’s g__________ in dealing with s___________.

 

Hebrews 9:11-14            Isaiah 14:24

Our purpose?  Why the church?

Romans 9:6-8                         Ephesians 1:3-4

 

GOD USE US – FOR YOUR PURPOSE!

“GOD PROMISED Part 1” (Hebrews 6:13-20)

“GOD PROMISED”

(Hebrews 6:13-20)

Who/What can you really trust?

1 John 5:19-20                       John 8:42-47

THE EXAMPLE OF ABRAHAM

“Father of all who believe/trust God”      Romans 4:11           Galatians 3:7

Genesis 22:9-18      Romans 4

Abraham was justified – considered righteous – because he _______ God.

Hebrews 11:5-12, 17-19           Psalm 37:3-7

4 REASONS TO TRUST AND THANK GOD:

HIS PERSON               Who he ____________.

God can ___________ lie.

Whatever God says is ___________.  Whatever he does is __________.

Whatever he promises is ______________.

When God makes a promise, he not only w_____ keep it, He m________!

Titus 1:1-3                              James 1:17

Genesis 22:15-18     Deuteronomy 31:8

Verse 15:  I am to wait p___________________.

Verse 16:  The matter is s__________________________.

 

TRUST GOD!               THANK GOD!

“BETTER THINGS” (Hebrews 6:9-12)

“BETTER THINGS”
(Hebrews 6:9-12)

After the severe warnings, confidence in better things for God’s people.

What are the better things?

GOD IS FAIR – HE WILL NOT FORGET YOU OR YOUR WORK.

Malachi 3:6-18

WORKS ARE E_________________ OF LOVE FOR GOD.

James 2               1 Thessalonians 1:2-10

LOVE HIS NAME

John 13:34-35

“Helped” is the word “deacon” – which means to m_______/to s__________

3 John 7                  John 21:16-17

UNBROKEN MINISTRY                “Have” and “Still are”

HOW SERVE?

The greatest gift you can give God is _______ and then loving the ________.

1 John 2:9; 3:1, 18; 4:8, 9, 19-21; 5:1

FOLLOW THE EXAMPLE!

“Diligence” = ____________________________________
“Lazy” = ________________________________________
“Imitate” – _______________________________________

You have leaned on others, now it is _____ turn for others to lean on _____!

Hebrews 13:7

“THE TRAGEDY OF NEGLECT Part 2” (Hebrews 6:1-8)

“THE TRAGEDY OF NEGLECT”

(Hebrews 6:1-8)

BLESSINGS/ADVANTAGES – WHO HAS THESE?

“ENLIGHTENED” –

Matthew 4:16           John 8:12; 12:35-40; 3:16-21

“TASTED THE HEAVENLY GIFT”

“Tasted” means _________________________

Hebrews 2:9-10                      John 4 & 6 – Water and Bread

“SHARED IN THE HOLY SPIRIT”

“Shared” means: ________________________________________

Romans 8:10, 9       Hebrews 2:14                         2 Corinthians 5:17

“TASTED THE GOODNESS OF THE WORD OF GOD”

“Tasted” means _________________________

Hebrews 4:12                         Jeremiah 15:16        Psalm 34:38

“TASTED THE POWERS OF THE COMNG AGE”

THE WARNING TO ALL OF US

“If fall away” –

“Impossible” –

Why?  “Crucifying him all over again/exposing to public disgrace”

Then what hope do you have?

THE ILLUSTRATION – verse 7-8

“THE TRAGEDY OF NEGLECT Part 1” (Hebrews 6:1-8)

“THE TRAGEDY OF NEGLECT”

(Hebrews 6:1-8) 

Think of the many ways to practice neglect.

In verse 1, several words essential to understand:

“Leave” – __________________________________________________

“Go On” – __________________________________________________

“Maturity” – _________________________________________________

INCOMPLETE FEATURES OF THE OLD COVENANT:

“Repentance from acts that lead to death”

Hebrews 9:13-14      Romans 6:23           Acts 20:21; 26:20,23

“Faith in God”

Acts 2:38; 4:12

“Instructions about baptisms”

Hebrews 9:10                         Ezekiel 36:25                          Titus 3:5

“Laying on of hands”

Leviticus 1, 3

We are to “lay hold” of C______________ by f______________.

“Resurrection of the dead”

John 11:25              1 Corinthians 15      1 John 3:2

“Eternal judgment”

Ecclesiastes 12:4    Romans 8:1

THE POINT?                                                    THE POWER?

“GROW UP!” (Hebrews 5:11-14)

“GROW UP!”

(Hebrews 5:11-14)

Growing as a Christian?  How do you know?

Colossians 2:17

“Slow to learn” means: _____________________________________

“Dull” is from two words:  “N___” and “P____”    (“Slow” – “Stagnant”)

DULLNESS PREVENTS U____________________

Acts 20:27 – We cannot accommodate teaching to d_____/l_____ Christians.

DULLNESS IS G___________________________

DULLNESS IS UNP________________________

DULLNESS REQUIRES BEING TAUGHT A_______________.

“Elementary Truths” means the ________________.

Romans 2:17-29

THE NEED TO MATURE

Galatians 3:22-24

PROGRESSING OR REGRESSING?

If not progressing, then r__________________.

How know?

D__________________ solid food.  (“Solid” = _________________)

D__________________

C_________________ USE AND T_________________

“THE PERFECT PRIEST part 2” (Hebrews 5:1-10)

“THE PERFECT PRIEST”

(Hebrews 5:1-10)

THE ONE, PERFECT GREAT HIGH PRIEST 

THE QUALIFICATIONS FOR A HIGH PRIEST (5:1-4)

THE PERFECTLY QUALIFIED PRIEST?

  1. Appointed by God from among men.

John 8:48-59

  1. Sympathetic with Men

“Save him from death” literally means “save ________ of death”

The best way to learn obedience is to __________________.

The best way to learn how to sympathize with those suffering is to ________.

Philippians 2:5-11

  1. Sacrificing for Men

“Made perfect’ means to c____________.

“Source of eternal salvation” – not only provide salvation, He is s_________.

“For those who o_____________ him.”  You obey God by _______________.

Romans 1:1-5                         John 6:29

THE ONLY PERFECTLY QUALIFIED HIGH PRIEST IS ________________.

 

The obedience of F______________.

“THE PERFECT PRIEST part 1” (Hebrews 5:1-10)

“THE PERFECT PRIEST”

 (Hebrews 5:1-10) 

Remember 4:14-16!

THE ONE, PERFECT GREAT HIGH PRIEST

THE QUALIFICATIONS FOR A PRIEST (5:1-4)

  1. Appointed by God from among men.

Had to be a M_______

How sympathize if not?

Had to be G_____ Man

Hebrews 8:3            Exodus 28              Numbers 16

  1. Sympathetic with Men

“Weaknesses”

“Deal gently”

“Ignorant and going astray” indicate i____________ sin.

Numbers 15:28-31

  1. Sacrificing for Men

Gifts –

Sacrifices –

THE PERFECTLY QUALIFIED PRIEST?