The Gospel in the Old Testament: Melchizedek???

The mysterious figure Melchizedek appears suddenly in the Old Testament and just as suddenly is gone... yet through him marvelous things about Jesus are revealed!

Genesis 14:18-20
Psalm 110
Mark 11:27-28
1 John 2:1-2
Romans 8:33-34
Hebrews 5:1-6,5:9-11,6:20-8:3,9:11-15,9:27,4:14-16

Sermon discussion topics for parents to use with their children:

  • Who is Melchizedek, and why is he important?

  • Why is it important for us that Jesus is the Great High Priest?

  • Why is He superior to the Old Testament priests?

  • How will He help us:

    1. When we face the challenges of life?

    2. When we face God in person?

  • Why are unbelievers alone?

  • What does Jesus say to them?