Unchangeable!: Jesus never changes! We CAN ALWAYS depend on Jesus!
“Jesus Christ is the same yesterday, today, and forever.”
“No one knows who Melchizedek’s father or mother was,[a] where he came from, when he was born, or when he died. Melchizedek is like the Son of God; He (Jesus) continues being a priest forever.”
“But because Jesus lives forever, He will never stop serving as priest.”
“The law chooses high priests who are people with weaknesses, but the Word of God’s oath came later than the law. It made God’s Son to be the high priest, and that Son (Jesus) has been made perfect forever.”
“I am the One (Jesus) who lives; I was dead, but look, I am alive forever and ever! And I hold the keys to death and to the place of the dead.”
Understanding!: Jesus understands about our struggles, because He was the Son of Man. Jesus came to earth and was born a baby and grew up to be man, so that He could understand our struggles and help us. Jesus came to earth to die and be raised again so that He could give us ( all the world who will receive Him) the free gift of eternal life.
“For our high priest(Jesus) is able to understand our weaknesses. He was tempted in every way that we are, but He did not sin.”
Jesus understood the pain of tears. John 11:35 “Jesus wept (cried)”
Jesus understood the feeling of temptation, but He did not sin.
Mark 1:13 “He was in the desert forty days and was tempted by Satan. He was with the wild animals, and the angels came and took care of Him.”
Jesus understood being poor as He did not have a home of His own.
“Jesus said to him, “The foxes have holes to live in, and the birds have nests, but the Son of Man (Jesus) has no place to rest His head” “
Jesus understands being tired as He became tired.
“Jacob’s well was there.Jesus was tired from his long trip, so he sat down beside the well. It was about twelve o’clock noon. “
Jesus understands wanting to help people, but people refusing to let you help.
(Jesus said) “Jerusalem, Jerusalem! You kill the prophets and stone to death those who are sent to you. Many times I wanted to gather your people as a hen gathers her chicks under her wings, but you would not let Me. “
Jesus understands being rejected.
John 6:66 “After Jesus said this, many of His followers left Him and stopped following Him.”
Jesus understands sadness.
Matthew 26:38 (Jesus said) “ He said to them, “My heart is full of sorrow, to the point of death. Stay here and watch with me.”
Jesus understands being mocked. Remember the cross.
Mark 15:19 “The soldiers beat Jesus on the head many times with a stick. They spit on Him and made fun of Him by bowing on their knees and worshiping Him. “
Jesus was lonely when He became sin for us. God could not look at the sin that filled Jesus, so Jesus felt lonely for God.
Matthew 27:46 “About three o’clock Jesus cried out in a loud voice, “Eli, Eli, lama sabachthani?” This means, “My God, My God, why have you abandoned Me?” “