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
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?
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?
This week chapter 24 is short. There is a principle we see throughout the Bible of separating the good from the bad. Jesus taught many parables about this, we will look at those too. Monday -- Jeremiah 24 talks about two baskets. What were they filled with? What did they represent? Make a list of … Continue reading Jeremiah 24 Study Guide
One thing about prophecy you don't know when it will be fulfilled. There are two major prophecies in the first part of this chapter 23. One has been fulfilled the other we are still waiting on. Monday -- Check out the different names for Jesus. https://bibleresources.org/names-of-jesus/ https://www.blueletterbible.org/study/parallel/paral19.cfm Tuesday -- How many different countries have the Jews … Continue reading Jeremiah 23 Study Guide
As we look at what God has to say to King Josiah's sons, the main thing was they didn't listen what He had to say in the past nor to what Jeremiah told them. They sought to do things their way and not at all to God's way. Thing is we get that way too. … Continue reading Are You Tuned In?
God is still offering His grace should the king decide to accept His terms and not the king's way of doing things. Monday -- In verse 3 there are three lists of threes. Things to do... Things not to do... Those to protect... Tuesday -- In verses 4 and 5, what is the -- IF … Continue reading Jeremiah 22 Study Guide
You would think King Zedekiah would know better by the examples of others that telling God to do things your way and not following His directions only leads to destruction. God has said several times up to Jeremiah chapter twenty-one just exactly what King Zedekiah needed to do to stop the coming invasion. Yet, he thought because … Continue reading Following Directions