Adventures in Hebrews 11, Part 1 Verses taken from the American King James Version, unless stated otherwise.Saturday morning at the Reynolds’ house. Today “Faith is the we’re going to confidence that what we hope read from Hebrews for will actually happen; it gives us chapter 11. assurance about things we cannot see. Through their faith, the people in days of old earned a good reputation” (Hebrews 11:1-2 NLT). Lovely You’re breakfast. welcome. Thank you, dear.
When you have confidence in something, you Mommy is a are sure of it. You believe something great cook. will happen, or that something is true. I know that I’m you will take us hoping that theto batting practice this boys will cleanafternoon because you their room when they promised to. come home from school.
Faith Because assures us about you have things that haven’t confidence in happened yet or things me, you know that that can’t be seen by I will take you our human eyes. to batting practice. We’ve never gone to this Yes. We And we madebatting range before, when saw the reservations. so how do we know we know brochure! Yes. it’s there? something will happen, even if it hasn’t yet, we can take steps toward making it happen.
The first “By faith part of the verse is we understand How do talking about how God we know that that the entire universe created the universe. was formed at God’s God createdcommand, that what we now the world? see did not come from anything that can be seen” (Hebrews 11:3 NLT). John 1:3 says, “All things That’s right. Because were made through We can have faith in the Bible tells him, and without him was what the Bible tells us us so? not any thing made about Creation, and we can that was made” also learn of discoveries (ESV). in science that point to a Creator.
It’s like with the brochure for the Mr. Hopkins batting range! We haven’t seen gave that to us. the range, but we know that He’s been to the it’s there because of this batting range with brochure. Jeffrey and Melissa. Melissa’s my friend! There are many things in the world that we haven’t personally seen-or that can’t be seen with our eyes-but we know they are there because we trust in reliable sources of information.