Because the fulfillment of God's promises are in the future, we must learn to have a forward looking faith.
Just like Noah, God is calling fathers to prepare their families for God's impending judgement by sheltering them in the Ark of Christ.
All those who are in Christ by faith are "taken" to be with the Lord forever.
The only way a person can live a life that has eternal significance is by placing their faith in the sacrifice of Christ.
As we begin our journey through the Great Hall of Faith, the author of Hebrews provides us with a definition of God pleasing faith.