As we go through life, God changes us through the grace of forgiveness in Christ so we can in turn love others.
Crucifixion (death on a cross) was meant to be a shameful death. But Jesus overcame the cross, and through it removed the shame of our sin and gave us the power to live Godly lives to His glory.
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Some companies try to use words like "New and Improved" to get your attention, even when their product is neither new or an improvement. God's new covenant for us really is new and improved. It is superior, stronger, and smarter.
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A trip down memory lane can cause a desire for better days. Do you think God isn't blessing you now? Is there room to grow in the future? God sent Jesus as king to be a blessing today and to empower the future.
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God required sacrifices, but offerings were never to be an end in themselves. If Jesus was truly the Great High Priest, he needed something to offer to God to atone for sin. Where was the lamb? Jesus is great because he is a self-sacrificing High Priest.
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It's had to go through life without signing a contract. Contracts try to get something from you. Not God's. His new contract, his covenant is by grace. He demands nothing and gives everything.
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Every Jew knew that atonement was made for sin at that altar by the shedding of blood. Thus the argument was this: you Christians have no altar. Response? Wrong. We do have an altar. It is the cross. Our Great High Priest serves as a great altar.
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What do you believe? How do you know what you believe is true? We believe that Jesus is the Savior. This is personal. We need him to save us from our sins and to create faith in our heart to trust. We can cling to his cross in everything.
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Sinners in the presence of a holy God? No way. How can we be worthy? Jesus removes all separation so we can be in God's presence. We can pray boldly and encourage one another.
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Often convenience and personal preference reign supreme. Jesus removes these self-centered idols and replaces it with himself. He is in charge and he is our hope.
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We know of good and decent men like Aaron and his son Eleazar, and grandson Phinehas. But even the good and decent high priests of Israel were only shadows of the Great High Priest Jesus Christ.
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