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Jesus is Better Than...

Jesus is Better Than: The Evidence of Salvation

Jesus is Better Than...

    Hebrews 3:12-19

    Can a Christian lose their salvation?

    • Yes. “If your decision to believe gets you in, your decision to deny the faith puts you out.”
    • No. “Once saved, always saved.”
    • Truly saved people will produce lives of obedience and perseverance.

    How to grow in perseverance…

    • Guard your heart against unbelief. vs 12-13

    Three facts about unbelief

    1. Unbelief is a daily battle.
      Hebrews 3:13, James 1:20, 1 Samuel 27:1
    2. Unbelief is incredibly deceptive.
      Hebrews 3:13
    3. Unbelief is exposed by disobedience.
      Hebrews 3:12, 17-18

    How do we battle unbelief?

    • Don’t cheapen grace – vs 12, Hebrews 12:15-19

    How do we get more empowering grace?

    • Pursuing intimacy with Jesus – John 1:16-17
    • Bible reading – Acts 20:32
    • Scripture memory/meditation – Colossians 3:16
    • Prayer – Hebrews 4:16