The Old Testament journey of the Israelites is a clear metaphor for believers’ voyage through life: like them, we are easily distracted, and often forget how Jesus rescued us from the bondage of sin. Offering words of encouragement from the book of Hebrews, Alistair Begg urges us to fix our thoughts on Jesus so that we may avoid the world’s temptations and remain faithful to God. Even though we may stumble like the Israelites, God always holds His people fast.
1Therefore, holy brothers,1 you who share in a heavenly calling, consider Jesus, the apostle and high priest of our confession,
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