A Better Hope Has Come Part 2

Summary

SERIES: PREEMINENCE

Scripture Reference: Hebrews 7:18-8:2

Insight

  • Hebrews 7:20-28

  • What do you hope in?

  • What is your hope for eternity…your confident expectation?

Our actions, efforts and pursuits really shed light on what we deem as most important.


A Better Hope is Guaranteed By:

A BETTER COVENANT (vv. 20-22)

  • “Covenant” —> agreement, contract

    • God always related to people via covenants

  • It is permanent

    • Given with an oath

    • Given with a guarantee

      • Jesus is the guarantor

A BETTER SALVATION

  • He is able; He has the power

  • To bring me near to God

  • All those who draw near through Him

  • He always lives to make intercession

A BETTER HIGH PRIEST

  • Better Character

    • Holy, sinless nature

    • Innocent, harmless

    • Undefiled, free from any moral or spiritual blemish

    • separated from sinners, not positionally, but by nature, completely other

    • Exalted above the heavens, because of all this, He is exalted

  • Better Sacrifice

  • Better Person

CONCLUSION/APPLICATION

  • Where have you placed your hope?

    • Hebrews 8:1