“Jesus–Perfect High Priest, Source of Eternal Salvation” by Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell (Guest Blogger)

Jesus–Perfect High Priest, Source of  Eternal Salvation By Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell   Scripture Readings: Hebrews 5:1-5; 8-10 Key Verses: Hebrews 5:8-10 “Although He was a Son, He learned obedience from the things which He suffered. And having been made perfect, He became to all those who obey Him the source of eternal salvation, being designated… Continue reading “Jesus–Perfect High Priest, Source of Eternal Salvation” by Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell (Guest Blogger)

“Called By God” by Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell (Guest blogger)

“Called by God” By Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell Scripture Readings: Hebrews 5:1-5 Key verse: Hebrews 5:4 “And one does not presume to take this honor, but takes it only when called by God, just as Aaron was.” As a pastor’s wife, I meet other pastors and their spouses. And I’ve heard stories about how these pastors… Continue reading “Called By God” by Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell (Guest blogger)

“How to Please God” by Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell (Guest blogger)

“How to Please God” By Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell Scripture Readings: Hebrews Chapters 3-4 Key Verses: Hebrews 4:7, 4:2, 4:12, 3:13 “He again fixes a certain day, ‘Today,’ saying through David after so long a time just as has been said before, ‘Today if you hear his voice, do not harden your hearts.’” “For indeed we… Continue reading “How to Please God” by Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell (Guest blogger)

“The Promise of His Rest” by Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell

“The Promise of His Rest” By Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell Scripture Readings: Hebrews Chapters 3-4 Key Verses: Hebrews 4:1, 4:3, 4:11 “Therefore, let us fear lest, while a promise remains of entering His rest, any one of you should seem to have come short of it.” “For we who have believed enter that rest, just as… Continue reading “The Promise of His Rest” by Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell

“How Can A Loving God Allow Suffering?” by Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell

How Can A Loving God Allow Suffering? By Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell Scripture Readings: Hebrews 2:1-18 Key Verses: Hebrews 2:9-10, 14, 17-18 “But we do see Him who has been made for a little while lower than the angels, namely, Jesus, because of the suffering of death crowned with glory and honor, that by the grace… Continue reading “How Can A Loving God Allow Suffering?” by Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell

God’s Anointed One–Exalted Above All by Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell

God’s Anointed One—Exalted Above All By Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell Scripture Readings: Hebrews 1:6-14 Key Verse: Hebrews 1:6: “And when He again brings the first-born into the world, He says, ‘And let all the angels of God worship Him.’” I have always thought that the Old Testament story of the Israelites worshipping a golden calf seemed… Continue reading God’s Anointed One–Exalted Above All by Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell

Dear Faithful Readers

Hello Everyone, Having suffered a serious injury from a recent fall, I will be unable to use my right arm for some time, so no blogging for me! My wife Elizabeth has graciously and lovingly agreed to post to this blog in my absence. I encourage you to continue following (or start following) as often… Continue reading Dear Faithful Readers

Who is God? How can I know Him? By Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell

Who is God? How can I know Him?                  By Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell Scripture Readings: Hebrews 1:1-6 Key Verse: Hebrews 1:3 “He is the reflection of God’s glory and the exact imprint of God’s very being, and he sustains all things by his powerful word.” In these passages the author reminds us of who God… Continue reading Who is God? How can I know Him? By Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell