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Interpreting and Preaching Hebrews 6.1-8, part 3

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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.

Christ-centered by convention or conviction?

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Here are a couple of reasons why I tend to wince at hearing someone bloviate about being “Christ-centered” in preaching, or whatever.

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Altar Call: Revival yields 17 professions

Now it's your turn to tell the world what God is doing in your church.

“I can’t wait until all 17 publicly profess their faith in Christ through baptism. Praise the Lord for His grace.”

The Five Reasons for Church Discipline

Ronnie Rogers is senior pastor of Trinity Baptist Church in Norman, Okla.

Church discipline preserves holiness, fellowship, testimony, mission and doctrinal purity, and includes the following purposes: redemption, correction, protection, purification and justice.

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Preaching Heb. 6.1-8, part 2

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Hebrews 6:4–6 is the crux interpretum of 5:11–6:8, and really for the entire book.

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