The Danger of Drifting
October thirty the danger of drifting. Therefore, we must pay closer attention to what we have heard. Lest we drift away from it. He Bruce to one. We all know people that this has happened to. There's no word gency. No vigilance, no focused listening or considering or fixing of their eyes on Jesus. And the result has not been a standing still, but a drifting away. That is the point here. There is no standing still the life of this world is not a lake it is a river, and it is flowing downward to destruction. If you do not, listen earnestly to Jesus and consider him daily and fix your eyes on him hourly, then you will not stand still. You will go backward. You will float away from Christ. Drifting is a deadly thing in the Christian life and the remedy for it, according to Hebrews two one is pay close attention to what you have heard. That is consider what God is saying in his son. Jesus fixture is on what God is saying and doing in the son of God Jesus Christ. This is not a hard swimming stroke to learn the only thing that keeps us from swimming against sinful culture is not the difficulty of the stroke, but our sinful desire to go with the flow. Let's not complain that God has given us a hard job. Listen, consider fixed. The is. This is not what you would call a. A hard job description. In fact, it is not a job description. It is a solemn invitation to be satisfied in Jesus. So that we do not get lured downstream by deceitful desires, if you are drifting today. One of the signs of hope that you are born again is that you feel pricked for this. And you feel a rising desire. To turn your eyes on Jesus and consider him and listened to him in the days and months and years to come.