Exposed Before the High Priest

MESSAGE - Pastor Dale Thiele

Hebrews: The Greatness of Christ

Exposed Before the High Priest 

  • Divine Accountability
  • Divine Presence
  • Divine Help 

Questions for Further Study or Group Discussion:

  1. Read Hebrews 4:11-16. How is verse 12 related or connected with the command of verse 11?
  2. How does the Word of God leave us “exposed” before God? Is this good or bad? Explain.
  3. How is verse 14 related or connected with verses 11-13? What is the significance of having a high priest like Jesus?
  4. Why is perseverance, or holding fast our confession, so important in the Christ life? In what ways does the author of Hebrews inspire or encourage perseverance?
  5. Think about the confidence we are to have in verse 16. In what is this confidence rooted? How do we grow in confidence? What difference does this confidence make in our lives?  

Memory Verse of the Week:

Hebrews 4:16 Let us then with confidence draw near to the throne of grace, that we may receive mercy and find grace to help in time of need. (ESV)