Jesus and the New Covenant (Part 2)

Hebrews 9:1-14 Download The Compass for the Week of February 8. This week’s R2R distinctive Worship (Psalm 95:1-7): I worship God for who He is and what He has done for me. Introduction We continue to look at the priesthood of Jesus Christ who is a priest after the order of Melchizedek. The writer to the Hebrews brings into sharp contrast the ways of …

Jesus and the New Covenant (Part 1)

Hebrews 8:1-13 Download The Compass for the Week of January 25. THIS WEEK’S R2R DISTINCTIVE Eternity (John 14:1–4): We believe there is a heaven and a hell and that Jesus Christ is returning to judge the earth and to establish his kingdom. We believe in the resurrection of the dead: the believer to life everlasting and the unbeliever to the resurrection of …

Ambassadors for Christ

2 Corinthians 5:11-21 Download The Compass for the Week of October 5. Introduction The world has changed a lot in the last 40 years. Prior to the collapse of the Soviet Union in the early 1990s, the world was essentially divided between the Communist super powers of the USSR and China, and the non-Communist countries led by the United States …

The Lord Reigns!

Psalm 96 Download The Compass for the Week of September 28. Introduction In preparing for this week’s lesson, I tried to think of one of the most exciting experiences in my life. Several events jumped into my mind, but one early experience was unique. Starting in junior high school, I devoted myself to the study of music. I played trumpet, …