In 2 Peter 2.5, Noah is identified as a herald of righteousness. Before God sends Jesus in final judgment, His sons and daughters have a responsibility to stand up and teach. Today, we’ll see the urgent responsibility that lies before us.
The natural result of surrender (Galatians 2.20) is walking by the Spirit (Galatians 5.16). Walking by the Spirit has an affect on our mindset. It transforms our attitude on the desires of the flesh, 5.16b-17. It frees us from the condemnation of law, 5.18. It goes to work inside our mind: producing fruit that is revealed externally, 5.22-25.
What’s the message of Hebrews? The Superiority of Christ. In every way… On the basis of this teaching, the readers were encouraged to respond, 10.19. Today’s text tells us how they were to respond: in faith (10.22), hope (10.23), and love (10.24). Those who strive to be vessels of honor will find these indicators in their life.