Do you have those times when you are talking and no one is listening? You know when you feel like a brick wall will listen better than those you are talking to. Looking at Jeremiah 37, we can find some of the reasons people don't listen or believe what you have to say. The very … Continue reading Might as well…
Have you ever felt as if you needed to keep the fact that you are a Christian a secret? What if people found out? Are they going to make fun of me? Will the stop being my friend and turn against me? The Bible is full of stories of prophets being killed, Jeremiah writings were … Continue reading Live the Word
God through Moses, as he wrote Deuteronomy chapter fifteen explains the treatment of slaves. They were to serve seven years to pay off their debt. They would work six years and the seventh year the master was to forgive them their debt and set them free. During Jeremiah's time, they would set free the slaves … Continue reading The Trap of Enslaving When Forgiving
In chapter 32 and again in 33, we see Jeremiah in the prison court because the king did not like what he said. While he was there God came to him twice. Let's see what God has to say in chapter 33. Monday -- Read Jeremiah 33:3. What does God promise to do when we … Continue reading Jeremiah 33 Study Guide
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
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
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?
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?