Day 7: Hebrews 11:22-40

Read: Hebrews 11:22-40 again.

Think: 

  • What words or phrases in this passage would you like to understand better? If you have time and a good commentary available, consider looking up those words and phrases and jotting down a summary of what you learn.
     
  • Go back and look at the Big Idea you wrote on Thursday. Is it on the target or is it a bull’s  eye? If not, how does your study of these verses help you refine it into a bull’s eye?

     
  • Verse 40 says that God held back the fulfillment of his promise “so that only together with us would they be made perfect.” What do you think the phrase “would they be made perfect” means?

     
  • According to verse 40 what is God’s great plan for all who live by faith? What is God accomplishing by calling us to live in faith regardless of the results we get in this life?