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Christian love is to be...

#1 - SUSTAINED, 1

#2 - BIG-HEARTED, 2

#3 - SYMPATHETIC, 3

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Hebrews 13:1 - Let the love of the brethren continue.

#1 - A Statement of NATURE

#2 - A Statement of NECESSITY

#3 - A Statement of NURTURE

#4 - A Statement of NETWORK

#5 - A Statement of SPIRITUAL HEALTH

#6 - A Statement of NAVIGATION

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#2 - A DIRE Admonition, 25-27

#3 - A DELIVERANCE-Based Appeal, 28-29

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Why is it so hard to say no to You and yes to Jesus Christ?   

Consider 5 reasons:

1) Because of NEGLECT - Ch2

2) UNBELIEF - Ch3

3) TRADITION - Ch6

4) DOUBT - Ch10

5) FEAR - Ch12

Don't get out of the Race!

There is #1 - A DIVIDING Analogy, 18-24

Mt. Sinai = LAW   Mt. Zion = GRACE

Consider 7 Benefits when you come to Mt. Zion through Jesus Christ:

1) Heaven

2) Celebration

3) Reservation (election)

4) Defense

5) Fellowship (w/OT saints)

6) Being w/ Jesus

7) The Blood Sprinkling (forgiveness)

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2 Kinds of Repentance:

#1 - Repentance that Falls SHORT

#2 - Repentance that Finds SALVATION

See the examples in the Gospel of Luke:  Luke 5:27 - Luke 7:36 -  Luke 15 - Luke 18 - Luke 19 - Luke 23

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Don't quit in this race!  It won't be easy, but here's 3 commands to keep you moving...

#1 - Renew STRENGTH, 12-13

#2 - Refresh INTENSITY, 14

#3 - Impact OTHERS, 15-17

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#1 - The STRUGGLES in Discipline, 5

#2 - The SIGNS from Discipline, 6-8

#3 - The SHAPE from Discipline, 9-11

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#4 - Our EXAMPLE, 2a

#5 - Our EXHILARATION, 2b

#6 - Our EMERGENCY, 2-4

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What are the Elements for a good Run?

#1 - Our EVENT, 1c

#2 - Our ENCOURAGEMENT, 1a

#3 - Our ENCUMBRANCES, 1b

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What Courageous Faith looks like:

#1 - Courage to Face GREAT CHALLENGE, 30-35

#2 - Courage to Face GRAVE CATASTROPHE, 35-38

#3 - Courage to Fix themselves on a GUARANTEED SALVATION, 39-40

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The Things Faith Rejects:

#1 - True Faith Rejects the World's POSITION, 23-24

#2 - True Faith Rejects the World's PLEASURE, 25

#3 - True Faith Rejects the World's PURSE, 26

#4 - True Faith Rejects the World's PRESSURE, 27

 

The Things Faith Embraces:

#1 - True Faith Embraces the Lord's WILL, 23-27

#2 - True Faith Embraces the Lord's WAY, 28

#3 - True Faith Embraces the Lord's WARRANTY, 29

 

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The Things Faith Rejects:

#1 - True Faith Rejects the World's POSITION, 23-24

#2 - True Faith Rejects the World's PLEASURE, 25

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#1 - Isaac TRUSTED God, 20

#2 - Jacob HONORED God, 21

#3 - Joseph SUBMITTED to God, 22

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How is Abraham's life an analogy of Christian faith?

#1 - GOING without Knowing, v8

#2 - LIVING without Having, v9-10

#3 - TRUSTING without Seeing, v11-12

#4 - RESOLVING without Receiving, v13-16

#5 - OBEYING without Doubting, v17-19

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Three things that show Evidence of Noah's Faith:

#1 - Built on what God said had SAID

#2 - Expressed in his PREACHING

#3 - Possessor of God's RIGHTEOUSNESS

 

Conclusion...

Examine the Heath of your faith with these 3 things:

1) Examine your willingness to be led by scripture.

2) Consider how open you are to say hard and true things.

3) Bring everything back to His worthiness for you and not your own performance.

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The Walk of Faith seen in Three Ways...

#1 - What Enoch BELIEVED

#2 - How Enoch LIVED

#3 - What Enoch RECEIVED

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Three Marks of Ancient Faith:

#1 - Faith's REQUIREMENT

#2 - Faith's RIGHTEOUSNESS

#3 - Faith's RHETORIC

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Three Vital Truths about Faith...

#1 - The Main CHARACTERISTIC of Faith, 1

#2 - The Major CONFESSION of Faith, 2

#3 - The Massive COMMENTARY of Faith, 3

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#3 - The DEFENSE against Apostasy, 32-39

1st - Remember the Past, 32-34

2nd - Reach for the Prize, 35-39

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What three things do I need to know about apostasy?

#1 - The DEFINITION of Apostasy, 26a

#2 - The DOOM of Apostasy, 26b-31

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