"Therefore we ought to give the more earnest heed to the things which we have heard, lest at any time we should let them slip." –(Hebrews 2:1)
It's happened to all of us. We get a little of the Word of God under our spiritual belts. We have a few victories. Our lives are going great for the first time in years. Then suddenly we slip and it all falls apart. We find ourselves having to start all over again.
Hebrews was written to a people like that. They made such great spiritual progress that they got to the place where they should have been teachers. Then they slipped back so much, they needed baby food again. (See Hebrews 5:12.)
What caused them to fall so far? They let other things get in the way of their faith. They let the promises of God slip, so they slipped.
That's happened to a multitude of believers in the last several years.
"Well, Brother Copeland," they said, "we're tired of that faith stuff." Or, "We just don't have time to spend that much time in the Word
Because God cares about us, we can leave our cares with Him.
My soul, get Calvary's blood into thy hand by faith, by love wear it, by communion preserve it, by daily watchfulness make it thine all in all, and thou shalt be blessed beyond all blessings, happy beyond a dream. Jesus, be mine for ever, my heaven, my all,My God.