Tag Archives: Jeremiah 9

under-appreciating God

under-appreciating God Jeremiah 9:17-26 (JDV) Jeremiah 9:17 This is what Yahveh of Armies says: Consider this closely, and summon the women who mourn; send for the skillful women. Jeremiah 9:18 Let them come quickly to raise a lament over us … Continue reading

Posted in appreciation, deliverance, dependence upon God, prophecy | Tagged | Leave a comment

after we weep

after we weep Jeremiah 9:3-16 (JDV) Jeremiah 9:3 They bent their tongue like their bow; lies and not faithfulness are strong in the land, because they go from evil to evil, and they do not take me into account. this … Continue reading

Posted in compassion, prophecy, truth | Tagged | Leave a comment

their gods shall perish

Jeremiah 9:23-10:25 Judah had many wise men, many strong men, and many rich men, but she did not have many men who knew the LORD.  They had trusted in their wisdom, might and riches, and had not circumcised their hearts, … Continue reading

Posted in conditional immortality, destruction in hell, Jeremiah, relationship with God, trust | Tagged , | Leave a comment

band-aids on broken arms

Jeremiah 8:4-9:22   Even when the officials of the people understood that they were doomed and dying, they simply tried to calm everyone down with false assurances of peace.  But Jeremiah knew that there was no peace.  The people tried … Continue reading

Posted in discernment, Jeremiah, peace, relationship with God, repentance | Tagged , | 1 Comment