Spiritually Speaking: However it's translated, faith comes first
August 7, 2020
And so, after months of enjoying the cheers and challenges of the Book of Hebrews, we arrive at one of the most well known chapters in the New Testament. Hebrews 11 has been dubbed the “roll-call of the faithful” and the “Old Testament at a Glance.”
It seems fitting that such a famous chapter would begin with one of the greatest (most used) memory verses of all time. “Now faith is being sure of what we hope for and certain of what we do not see” (Hebrews 11:1, NIV). Back in the day, when I was still getting gold stars for memory work, we did our assignments out of the old King...