The “therefore” in verse 1 ties us back to chapter 11. The writer of Hebrews is going to draw some conclusions for his readers based upon the faith exhibited by the heroes. In the last lesson we noted the lessons that great faith does great things and great faith makes great sacrifices. So how can we get the same great faith as the heroes we have read about of whom the world was not worthy? How can we do great things for God? How can we make great sacrifices for God? The writer of Hebrews answers these questions as he concludes with some important instructions.
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