Have you ever want to question God about things that are going on? Here in Jeremiah 12, you have a Q&A with God. This is much like the end of Job from chapter 38 on. Both give a better insight as to who God is and why He does things we don't understand. Monday -- … Continue reading Study Guide for Jeremiah 12
In the closing of Jeremiah 10 we see a prayer from Jeremiah for those who have walked away from the Lord. Take the time and write out a prayer to God for those who need to come to salvation in Jesus.
Jeremiah lays out in the first few verses what God is not: A piece of wood, carved into an image, covered in gold or silver, and fastened into place by hammer and nails to protect it from falling. These idols are like scarecrows, they do not have a brain. Which means they do not speak … Continue reading Who Is God?
We are about 1/5 of the way through Jeremiah. This week is a change in how we look at Jeremiah. Chapter 10 is divided into three sections. Monday to Wednesday -- Compare God with idols. Verses 1-16 List the differences between God and the idols. Thursday & Friday -- The Warning Verses 17-22 Write down … Continue reading Jeremiah 10 Study Guide
When I pass by an abandoned house on a road trip I like to imagine what life was like inside the crumbling walls. Then I start wondering what caused the people to leave. Jerusalem was left desolated not just the buildings but the land. God turned His back on Judah since they had turned their back … Continue reading God’s Ways
Jeremiah is known as the weeping prophet and we see that in this chapter. Monday -- Have you ever had a friend hurt you so bad that all you could do is cry? How did it make you feel? Tuesday -- How does Proverbs 6:16-19, relate to the first, six verses of Jeremiah 9? Wednesday … Continue reading Jeremiah 9 Study Guide
We look for peace every day but what kind of peace are we seeking? Lately, it is the peace to live without fear. Peace to live what we believe and not be told we are wrong. Peace to go where we want and not be threatened by someone because we don't look, talk, or act the … Continue reading Peace
There are several different types of migrating birds, from the Canadian Geese that fly in a V formation to the dread Grackle that ascends onto the town like a scene out of a horror movie. Then there are the Swallows that return to the mission at San Juan Capistrano in California, every year. The celebration of the … Continue reading Returning To What You Know
We see this week without the Lord there is no life or joy. Monday -- The leaders, priest, and prophets who went against God and turned to idol worship causing the people to follow after them, God had an unusual punishment for them. Why did God punish them in such a way? Tuesday -- God doesn't have … Continue reading Jeremiah 8 Study Guide
Many of us sat stunned yesterday afternoon and throughout the evening as details of the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida. We are all hurting for the students who the meaning of Valentine's Day has changed forever. We are praying for those that are injured physically and the rest who are injured … Continue reading Broken Valentine