Spiritually Speaking: God is and God rewards
September 4, 2020
“Without Faith, it is impossible to please God, because anyone who comes to God must believe that He exists and that He rewards those who earnestly seek Him” (Hebrews 11:6).
One of the oddities of the Hebrew Writer’s “roll call of the faithful” is his pit-stop in verse six. Most of the chapter is driven by the names of Israel’s most famous and faithful heroes. Men and women like Abraham and Sarah, Jacob, Samson and Samuel are paraded center stage and applauded for their acts of faithful service. But verse six holds a more universal appeal.
The language of verse six is far more i...