Tag: Judah

September 15 @ Amos 1-4

Amos 1-4 (NLT link) Discover His heart: He speaks through those He chooses to deliver His message I must admit that I have a certain affinity toward the prophet Amos.  He was a shepherd who had visions!  Minding his own business and tending sheep in the countryside just south of Bethlehem, he started to receive visions from the Lord.  Perhaps…

June 30 @ Ezekiel 13-18

Ezekiel 13-18 (NLT link)  Discover His heart: He is faithful to His everlasting covenant with us Ohhh…some rough reading today. The Northern Kingdom had already fallen to Babylon, and now judgment was about to fall on the Southern Kingdom of Judah.  The prophets had given warnings to no avail, and most of the Israelites remained in their idolatry and sinful ways…

May 19 @ Jeremiah 37-41

Jeremiah 37-41 (NLT) Discover His heart: He rewards our faithfulness when we face opposition I always marveled at the tenacity and courage of an elderly man who stood day after day on various busy corners in our city wearing a placard.  The sign said, “For God so loved the world, that He gave His only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth…

February 17 @ Isaiah 34-39

Isaiah 34-39 (NLT) Discover His heart: He is the One we can count on Isaiah 34 is the end of 34 chapters of judgment on the nations, including Judah and Israel, and the entire world.  Whew!  I’ve watched a few movies over the years that deliver one scene after another of bad luck, bad news and bad people. After a…