For many Jeremiah 29:11, brings a comfort just knowing that God has plans for their lives. For I know the plans I have for you, declares the Lord, plans for welfare and not for evil, to give you a future and a hope. But when you look at the verses before God tells them to make a life … Continue reading Plans — Your’s or God’s
This chapter contains a coffee cup verse. I know a lot of people claim it as their life verse. Let's examine it this week in context to the rest of the church. Monday -- What did God do in verse 4? Tuesday -- What did God charge them to do while in captivity in Babylon, … Continue reading Jeremiah 29 — Study Guide
Do you remember the classic TV game show "To Tell The Truth"? Maybe you have seen the remake of it. I would sit and watch it with my granddad. Trying to guess which of the three contestants, all claiming to be the real person..., was that real person. Sometimes I would guess the right person … Continue reading To Tell The Truth
(Scrolls across up the screen.) Long ago, in a faraway country. The people listened to prophets to hear from God. Some of the prophets were truly from God and spoke His truth. Others sought to profit from saying they were of God by telling the people what they wanted to hear. How were the people … Continue reading Jeremiah 28 — Study Guide
This week we see God is in control of the nations even if the people don't agree with Him. Monday -- How does Jeremiah 27:1-7 relate to what Paul wrote in Romans 13:1-7? Tuesday -- How does Psalm 75:6-7 connect to Monday's verses? Wednesday -- Use the maps and see how Jeremiah 27:8-11, fits in. … Continue reading Jeremiah 27 Study Guide
You can't find your purpose in a fortune cookie. It doesn't know you and was made by another human or machine. The only way to find your purpose is to know your Maker. In Genesis 1:26-28, we can see God's planned purpose for man. Although out the Bible we can see God reveal His plan … Continue reading Where Do You Find Purpose?
We are halfway through the year and Jeremiah. This week I'm going to change it up since this is somewhat a review. At church, the youth pastor gave three questions we need to look at where we are. First, we will use them to evaluate Jeremiah, the last part of the week we will examine … Continue reading Jeremiah 26 Study Guide
In Jeremiah 25, God says three times the problem with Judah was they didn't listen to His leading, teachers, and Scriptures about following after other gods. It is their not listening to Him that they found God's anger turned against them. The Bible is full of people That didn't listen and obey God. Let's look … Continue reading Are You Listening?
Seventy years God has planned the exile. Many of the adults would be dead at the end of this period of time. Those that are left will either had grown up in captivity or were born in it. Monday -- In verses 1-7 of Jeremiah 25, what phrase is repeated several times? Have you struggled … Continue reading Jeremiah 25 Study Guide
There are two types of people God talks about in Jeremiah 24, who are represented by two baskets of figs. Those that love God and will follow Him are in the basket with the good figs. While those who choose to do what they want and have nothing to do with God are the basket … Continue reading What Type of People Pour Into Your Life?