Today we come to chapter 18, one of several places in this book where God and the prophet use some kind of object lesson or acted parable to make a point. The others are: a linen belt (ch.13), Jeremiah’s celibacy (16), a broken jar (19), two baskets of figs (24), a yoke on the prophet’s […]
Sanctity of Human Life Sunday Forty years ago this week, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that our Constitution grants the right to take an unborn child’s life at any stage of pregnancy. Since then, between fifty and sixty million lives have been snuffed out by abortion. We’ll reflect on how seriously God takes child sacrifice […]
Today we read responsively some of what the Bible has to say about the heart, and then hear from Jeremiah on that subject (Jeremiah 17:9-10 and 3:17; 11:8; 16:12; 18:12; 24:7; 29:11-13; 31:33; 32:38-41).