While he was writing his sermon for the days service, Pastor Gary noticed something that’s likely true about every person he reads this verse from Hebrews. They likely read this verse like this, even though the word “obedience” is not in the verse.
Hebrews 11: 39 These were all commended for their obedience, yet none of them received what had been promised, since God had planned something better for us so that only together with us would they be made perfect.
But when you seriously think about it, the entire text uses this formula over and over again, “by faith (someone performed an act)”. So how is this supposed to work? We tackle this subject today on Radical Grace Radio