Day 223

Jeremiah 27-29 The faithful follower vs. the fearful. Zedekiah, the king of Judah, wanted to know what God would say about their predicament with the Babylonians staring them in the face, so he asked Jeremiah. Jeremiah said to surrender and…

Day 222

Jeremiah 34-36 God had warned the nation of Judah that impending doom was coming at the hands of the Babylonians. They did not listen. God then had Jeremiah dictate to Baruch all the things he had been told by God…

Day 221

Jeremiah 30-33 In chapter 31 you see where God is telling the people that they will soon be sent into exile and Jerusalem will be burned to the ground. This event occurred in 586 B.C. Notice though how God’s promise…

Day 219

Jeremiah 26-29 You see in these chapters the deportation of many of those in Judah to Babylon. You also see where Jeremiah has to stand up against false prophets who were telling the people false things. This highlights the need…

Day 218

Jeremiah 21-25 God is showing his incredible displeasure by speaking through Jeremiah about all the misdeeds that the nation of Israel has done. He specifically marks all those who are in the nation of Judah. He wants them to know…

Day 217

Jeremiah 16-20 Notice in chapter 20 where Jeremiah is obviously being persecuted for his words that he is speaking against the people that are being sent from God. The main character that emerges to persecute is Passhur the priest of…

Day 216

Jeremiah 11-15 The question comes up in chapter 12 as to why the wicked seem to prosper while the righteous seem to suffer.God answers this by pointing the people to the end game and not necessarily the here and now….

Day 215

Jeremiah 7-10 In these chapters you read where God delivers a word to Jeremiah of extreme judgment upon the people of Judah. He wonders why they did not learn from the destruction of the people of Israel when they were…

Day 214

Jeremiah 1-6 Whoa! This is some heavy hitting stuff. This is one part in the scriptures where you can vividly see the broken heart of God over his people. He is upset and judgment is coming. Through the prophet Jeremiah…

Day 213

Isaiah 63-66 The last few chapters of Isaiah are filled with the hope of God’s people being rescued and for the end of time to come. Certainly as we sit here today we have the hope that as God’s people…