Consider Jesus

Summary

Series: Preeminence

Scripture Reference: Hebrews 3:1-6

Insight

JESUS - APOSTLE & HIGH PRIEST (vv1-2)

  • Faithful Apostle - Messenger to us

  • Faithful High Priest - Intercessor for us

    • In many ways, Moses served in this role; faithfully

      • Exodus 40:16

      • Numbers 12:7-8

      • Hebrews 3:5

    • Consider Jesus in comparison

      • If Moses was faithful in his role, understand Jesus is perfection; preeminent

      • v6 - Christ was faithful as a Son over His house - whose house we are

JESUS - BUILDER OF THE HOUSE (vv3-4)

  • Worthy of more glory (than Moses)

    • The builder of the house is worthy of more glory than the house itself

  • Worthy of more honor

JESUS - SON OVER THE HOUSE (vv5-6a)

Moses - Faithful Servant

Servant in the house

Shadow of things to come

Jesus - Faithful Son

Servant over the house

Substance of things promised

Consider Jesus

Faithful Jesus

Faithful Moses

House/Build

House/Build

Faithful Moses

Faithful Jesus

Hold Fast Our Confidence

APPLICATION

  • Fix your thoughts on Jesus

  • Find your confidence/courage in Jesus