The key section of Hebrews 6:1-8 which causes so much angst for preachers is the middle sub-paragraph 6:4-6. Before we can begin to think about how to outline and preach this passage, we must untangle the Greek syntactical structure.
Here are a couple of reasons why I tend to wince at hearing someone bloviate about being “Christ-centered” in preaching, or whatever.
“I can’t wait until all 17 publicly profess their faith in Christ through baptism. Praise the Lord for His grace.”
Church discipline preserves holiness, fellowship, testimony, mission and doctrinal purity, and includes the following purposes: redemption, correction, protection, purification and justice.
Hebrews 6:4–6 is the crux interpretum of 5:11–6:8, and really for the entire book.