A Journey of Hope

It is a new year. Maybe you are hoping that this will be the year you lose weight, get a better job, you can retire …  Who are you putting your hope in Obi-Wan Kenobi, the government or Jesus? No matter who the person is, they will let you down since they can’t live upContinue reading “A Journey of Hope”

Jeremiah 48 Study Guide

Monday — In Jeremiah 48 verses 1-9, what did God tell the people to do? Tuesday — What should our attitude be towards doing what God has asked us to do? verse 10. Wednesday — What is God’s plan for Moab to go through the same thing as Judah? Thursday —  Why did God bringContinue reading “Jeremiah 48 Study Guide”

Jeremiah 46 and 47 Study Guide

There are only seven more weeks of this year. God speaks to those in Egypt. When we are outside of His perfect will, He still brings us back to Him. God has something to say to the three countries involved here. Monday — Egypt – What does it look like is going to happen toContinue reading “Jeremiah 46 and 47 Study Guide”

Jeremiah 45 Study Guide

Just five short verses but there is a lot to it. We find that Jeremiah told Baruch what God to him and Baruch wrote it down. Poor Baruch has the “Woe is me…” Tuesday — Read Jeremiah 45 in several different versions. Write down what you get from it. Wednesday — What does God meanContinue reading “Jeremiah 45 Study Guide”

Your Way or God’s Way

Over the past couple of chapters in Jeremiah, we see people asking Jeremiah the question basically, “What does God say we should do?” Only to see them call Jeremiah a liar and do what they want. This is not a one-time event that only happened in Jeremiah. Throughout history we see people hearing what GodContinue reading “Your Way or God’s Way”

Jeremiah 44 Study Guide

When God is silent He has something eye-opening coming. Tuesday —  In Jeremiah 44:1-10, why was God angry they returned to Egypt? Wednesday — What was the people’s response to Jeremiah in verses 11-19? Thursday — Did the people learning anything from what happened in Jerusalem before they came to Egypt? Verses 20-23 Friday —Continue reading “Jeremiah 44 Study Guide”

Jeremiah 39 Study Guide

Ever wonder about if a person who seems to be against you could really be a Christian? I know I have. Still, do with some people. Back in the day, Nebuchadnezzar was one of those people. How could someone that went around conquering nation after nation be a good person? He took Israel captive andContinue reading “Jeremiah 39 Study Guide”

The Light at the Top of the Well

Both Jeremiah and Joseph were thrown into wells and left there to die but God stepped in to save them. We all know Joseph’s story with his brothers, but don’t hear about Jeremiah so here is a brief recap. Some of King Zedekiah’s officials were not liking one bit what Jeremiah was saying was going toContinue reading “The Light at the Top of the Well”

Might as well…

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 veryContinue reading “Might as well…”

Live the Word

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 wereContinue reading “Live the Word”