Moses Looking for Greater Wealth

MESSAGE - Pastor Dale Thiele

Hebrews: The Greatness of Christ

Moses Looking for Greater Wealth

  • The Courage of Faith
  • The Sacrifice of Faith
  • The Strength of Faith  

Questions for Further Study or Group Discussion:

  1. Read Hebrews 11:23-31. What is faith? How is faith demonstrated by the people mentioned in this passage?
  2. What were the dangers faced by Moses’ parents, by Moses, and by Rahab? How is faith able to overcome fear and danger?
  3. What sacrifices did Moses make? How does sacrifice demonstrate faith?
  4. Consider the reflection from John Owen on page 3. How are sacrifice and mortification similar? Different? Why is mortification of sin necessary for faith?
  5. What is the strength behind these demonstrations of faith? What means can/should you use to strengthen your faith?  

Memory Verse of the Week:

Hebrews 11:26 Moses considered the reproach of Christ greater wealth than the treasures of Egypt, for he was looking to the reward. (ESV)