Category Archives: discipleship

like a traveler

like a traveler Jeremiah 14:1-10 (JDV) Jeremiah 14:1 This is the word of Yahveh that came to Jeremiah concerning the drought: Jeremiah 14:2 Judah mourns; her city gates languish. Her people are on the ground in mourning; Jerusalem’s cry rises … Continue reading

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thorn harvest

thorn harvest Jeremiah 12:5-13 (JDV) Jeremiah 12:5 If you have raced with runners and they have worn you out, how can you compete with horses? If you stumble in a tranquil land, what will you do in the thickets of … Continue reading

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discipline and wrath

discipline and wrath Jeremiah 10:23-25 (JDV) Jeremiah 10:23 I know, Yahveh, that a person’s way is not his own; no one who walks controls his own steps. Jeremiah 10:24 Discipline me, Lord, but with justice – not in your anger, … Continue reading

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rejected silver

rejected silver Jeremiah 6:22-30 (JDV) Jeremiah 6:22 This is what Yahveh says: Notice, a people will come from a northern land; a large nation will be stirred up from the remote regions of the land. Jeremiah 6:23 They grasp bow … Continue reading

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walking in the wrong direction

walking in the wrong direction Jeremiah 5:20-31 (JDV) Jeremiah 5:20 “Declare this in the house of Jacob; proclaim it in Judah, saying: Jeremiah 5:21 Hear this, you foolish and senseless people. They have eyes, but they don’t see. They have … Continue reading

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they quit asking

they quit asking Jeremiah 2:1-13 (JDV) Jeremiah 2:1 The word of Yahveh came to me: Jeremiah 2:2 “Go and call in the ears of Jerusalem that this is what Yahveh says: I remember the covenant loyalty of your youth, your … Continue reading

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cursed commission

cursed commission Jeremiah 1:1-19 (JDV) Jeremiah 1:1 The words of Jeremiah, the son of Hilkiah, from the priests who were in Anathoth in the territory of Benjamin.Jeremiah 1:2 The word of Yahveh came to him in the thirteenth year of … Continue reading

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276 throats

276 throats Acts 27:27-44 (JDV) Acts 27:27 When the fourteenth night came, we were drifting in the Adriatic Sea, and about midnight the sailors thought they were approaching land. Acts 27:28 They took soundings and found it to be a … Continue reading

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two year fiasco

two year fiasco Acts 24:1-27 (JDV) Acts 24:1 Five days later Ananias the high priest came down with some elders and a lawyer named Tertullus. These men presented their case against Paul to the governor. Acts 24:2 When Paul was … Continue reading

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not knowing

not knowing Acts 20:13-38 (JDV) Acts 20:13 We went on ahead to the ship and sailed for Assos, where we were going to pick up Paul, because these were his instructions, since he himself was going by land. Acts 20:14 … Continue reading

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