Hebrews 11, v. 1 – 3, NEB — And what is Trust (Faith)? Trust gives substance to our hopes, and makes of certain of realities we do not see.
It for their Trust that men of old stand on record.
By Trust we perceive that the universe was fashioned by the word of God, so that the visible came forth from the invisible.
Hebrews 12 , v. 5-6 — My son, do not think lightly of the Lord’s discipline, / nor lose heart when he corrects you; / for the Lord disciplines those whom he loves;–
v. 12-13 –Come, then, stiffen your drooping arms and shaking knees, and keep your steps from wavering. Then the disabled limb will not be put out of joint, but regain its former powers.–
Such precious exactitude of teaching, this whole Book of Hebrews! I lifted up my head, for my help had come. Lord strengthen me now to do, in Your name, I ask….