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11-27-22 The Reason for our Hope

The Reason for our Hope (Hebrews 10:19-25)

David Peterson / General

Hope / Hebrews 10:19–25

Sermon type: Textual-Topical

Proposition: We celebrate Christ’s birth because he brings us the gift of Hope which anchors our lives in the eternal.


I. Hope—The Gift of a Future

1. Explanation

a. The Hebrews tempted by our basic fear, loss of life (Hebrews 2:14-15)

b. The Hebrews knew a certainty of a coming Day (Hebrews 10:25)

2. Application

3. Illustration

II. Hope—Grounded in Knowledge

1. Explanation

a. A knowledge of our need signified by the curtain (Hebrews 10:20)

b. God’s provision, the lamb of God (Hebrews 10:19)

c. Our assurance baptism and enlightened conscience (Hebrews 10:22)

2. Application

3. Illustration

III. Hope—Grows in Personal Experience

1. Explanation

a. Drawing near to God in prayer (Hebrews 10:22)

b. Love and Good Deeds (Hebrews 10:24)

c. Meeting Together (Hebrews 10:25)

2. Application

3. Illustration


Oh little town of Bethlehem, how still we see thee lie

Above thy deep and dreamless sleep the silent stars go by

Yet in thy dark streets shineth, the everlasting light

The hopes and fears of all the years are met in thee tonight.


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