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Hebrews 5 - NIV

11 We have much to say about this, but it is hard to make it clear to you because you no longer try to understand.

12 In fact, though by this time you ought to be teachers, you need someone to teach you the elementary truths of God’s word all over again. You need milk, not solid food!

13 Anyone who lives on milk, being still an infant, is not acquainted with the teaching about righteousness.

14 But solid food is for the mature, who by constant use have trained themselves to distinguish good from evil.

Sermons on Hebrews 5 More sermons: Hebrews 5

Scott Kircher avatar
Arrested Development
Shared by: Scott Kircher on Sep, 2016
Summary: What are the signs of arrested development and how can I grow in my spiritual development
Series: Hebrews
based on 3 ratings
Scripture: Hebrews 5:11-6:3
Views: 1,017
Shawn Drake avatar
Grow Up
Shared by: Shawn Drake on Jun, 2016
Summary: This is the 3rd sermon in the series "Jesus Is Better- The Better Priest". Christians must continue to mature.
Scripture: Hebrews 5:11-14
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 343
Ed Vasicek avatar
Short Answers to Common Questions 3
Shared by: Ed Vasicek on Apr, 2016
Summary: Questions are good if we seek answers to them; sometimes objections or excuses pose as questions. Not all questions are asked sincerely. Today I will address three questions, questions usually asked sincerely.
Terry Campbell-Lebendig avatar
Too Much Milk, Not Enough Meat
Shared by: Terry Campbell-Lebendig on Nov, 2015
Summary: Addressing Lack of Knowledge and Compromising The Word
based on 1 rating
Scripture: Hebrews 5:13-14
Views: 2,771
Thomas Swope avatar
When Ya Gonna Grow Up
Shared by: Thomas Swope on Sep, 2015
Summary: A study of the book of Hebrews 5: 1 – 14
Series: Hebrews
Jeffery Anselmi avatar
Training Vs Trying
Shared by: Jeffery Anselmi on Sep, 2015
Summary: If we are going to grow spiritually, we must move from just trying to grow, to training for growth.
Series: Next Steps
Dean Courtier avatar
Are you a Baby in Christ or a Child Growing in the Grace of God?
Shared by: Dean Courtier on Aug, 2015
Summary: Are you a Baby in Christ or a Child Growing in the Grace of God? We can experience real joy through our spiritual growth.
based on 2 ratings
Scripture: Hebrews 5:11-14
Denomination: Pentecostal
Views: 464
E. True Neilson avatar
Growing in Jesus
Shared by: E. True Neilson on Dec, 2014
Summary: The book of Hebrews is all about Jesus!
based on 1 rating
Scripture: Hebrews 5:11-14
Denomination: Christian Church
Views: 783
Wade M. Hughes, Sr avatar
There is nothing wrong with me?
Shared by: Wade M. Hughes, Sr on Dec, 2014
Summary: Do we have an honest evaluation system where we hold the heart accountable? How vunlernable are we?
based on 1 rating
Scripture: Hebrews 5:12
Denomination: Assembly Of God
Views: 425
Mike Fogerson avatar
The Anchor of the Soul
Shared by: Mike Fogerson on Aug, 2014
Summary: In a world shrouded in hopelessness it is important there is a strong testimony from the Church that we know where true hope rests, in Christ. He is the anchor of our soul.
Scripture: Hebrews 5:11-6:20
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 638
J Jeffrey  Smead avatar
Will It Be Milk Or Meat?
Shared by: J Jeffrey Smead on Feb, 2014
Summary: Paul is clear to the Corinthians that there are two levels of Christian living. Some believers are living in the flesh, the carnal and others are living in the spiritual. This is still true today. Some believers are still on milk while others eat meat.
John Gaston avatar
Shared by: John Gaston on Jan, 2014
Summary: Milk is a wonderful, but only till age 5. To grow past that, we must have solid food. The same is true in the spiritual realm. But many Christians live in perpetual infancy. They want only milk. They're geriatric spiritual babies. See God's directions!
based on 1 rating
Scripture: Hebrews 5:12-14
Denomination: Assembly Of God
Views: 980
William R. Nabaza avatar
People Who Live On Milk
Shared by: William R. Nabaza on Jan, 2014
Summary: To show that we need to be like babies in desiring the WORD, yet mature in understanding it.
William R. Nabaza avatar
Hard To Explain
Shared by: William R. Nabaza on Dec, 2013
Summary: To show that we need to aim for understanding every WORD of GOD we read by meditation.
Scripture: Hebrews 5:11
Denomination: Independent/Bible
Views: 255
William R. Nabaza avatar
You Need Milk Not Solid Food
Shared by: William R. Nabaza on Dec, 2013
Summary: To show that we need to graduate from the level of babes in our walk with GOD to someone who can eat solid food or strong meat.
Clay Gentry avatar
Are You Babe Like or Babyish
Shared by: Clay Gentry on Aug, 2013
Summary: When it comes to your Christian walk are you babe like or babyish? It's an important question that must be answered.
Jerry A.  Burns avatar
Dull of Hearing
Shared by: Jerry A. Burns on Jul, 2013
Summary: A sermon about why Christians do not grow
Scripture: Hebrews 5:1-14
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 1,957
Jerry Flury avatar
Time to Grow Up
Shared by: Jerry Flury on Jan, 2013
Summary: Salvation is a life changing event. When a person receives the gift of salvation the Bible states that they have become a new creation and have been born again.Too many have remained infantile and need to grow up.
based on 5 ratings
Scripture: Hebrews 5:12-6:3
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 3,317
Ronald Franklin avatar
Holy Dissatisfaction
Shared by: Ronald Franklin on Dec, 2012
Summary: It is only when I am dissatisfied with the status quo in my spiritual life that I will be motivated to pay the price to get to where God wants me to be.
Scripture: Hebrews 5:12-14
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 1,362
Horace  Wimpey avatar
Meat and Potato Christians
Shared by: Horace Wimpey on Oct, 2012
Summary: The writer of Hebrews tells us that we must move beyond the basics of salvation in order to become mature Christians.
based on 2 ratings
Scripture: Hebrews 5:11-6:3
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 1,066
Dr. Ronald Shultz avatar
Are You Mature?
Shared by: Dr. Ronald Shultz on Oct, 2012
Summary: Babies are beautiful but to be more beautiful they must mature to their full potential.
Scripture: Hebrews 5:11-14
Denomination: Assembly Of God
Views: 669
Ken Pell avatar
Shared by: Ken Pell on Oct, 2012
Summary: Jesus has gone before us, on our behalf, and provided a hope for the soul that is firm and secure.
John Shearhart avatar
Hebrews 5:1-14
Shared by: John Shearhart on Oct, 2012
Summary: Jesus our High Priest
Series: Hebrews
Scripture: Hebrews 5:1-14
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 760
Ajai Prakash avatar
Milk, Meat & Maturity
Shared by: Ajai Prakash on Mar, 2012
Summary: As children grow physically, they learn to eat solid food that gives them strength and vitality. In the same way, every believer needs to take on the responsibility to feed themselves on solid spiritual food. To fail to do this is to remain spiritually we
based on 3 ratings
Scripture: Hebrews 5:12-6:2
Views: 2,148
Tim Smith avatar
To Be Like Jesus
Shared by: Tim Smith on Feb, 2012
Summary: This sermon talks about the second key to finding God’s purpose and that is to become like Jesus. Being a follower of Jesus is not about just believing in Jesus, it’s about the life of Jesus invading yours and mine and transforming our thoughts, words and
Scripture: Hebrews 5:12-6:1
Denomination: Methodist
Views: 1,168
K. Edward Skidmore avatar
Moving On from milk to meat in the Word of God
Shared by: K. Edward Skidmore on Oct, 2011
Summary: This stand alone lesson was used in a combined Sunday School class for 5 combined classes, and was intended for instruction of new Christians as well as growing Christians. Based on Heb. 5:11-6:12, I Cor. 3:1-4, and 1 Pet. 2:1-3 all of which talk about "s
based on 6 ratings
Scripture: Hebrews 5:11-6:12
Views: 28,359
Chris McCall avatar
Reading, Writing, & Arithmetic
Shared by: Chris McCall on Aug, 2011
Summary: So today God has set in motion the desire for us to do a check up in our spiritual lives in these basic truths to make sure we are still on track with our Reading, Writing, & Arithmetic skills spiritually.
Thomas Gaskill avatar
From Bottles of Formula to Formulated for Battles
Shared by: Thomas Gaskill on Aug, 2011
Summary: We are expected to progress in spiritual growth just as a person is expected to progress in natural growth.
based on 3 ratings
Scripture: Hebrews 5:11-6:3
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 883
J Jeffrey  Smead avatar
Donut Theology / Be Teleios
Shared by: J Jeffrey Smead on Feb, 2011
Summary: In Greek, the word translated "perfect" in Matthew is "teleios". " If something accomplishes what it is designed to do, it is said to be perfect that is "teleios" So "telios" is often translated as "mature". "Teleios" has the idea of "being complete."