Monthly Archives: January 2012

January 24, 2012


Jeremiah 24:7 “I will give them a heart to know me, that I am the LORD. They will be my people, and I will be their God, for they will return to me with all their heart.” We have direct … Continue reading

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January 23, 2012


Jeremiah 11:3 “Tell them that this is what the LORD, the God of Israel, says: `Cursed is the man who does not obey the terms of this covenant.’” This is not the image we like to have of God! I … Continue reading

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January 22, 2012


Jeremiah 5:25 Your wrongdoings have kept these away; your sins have deprived you of good. Once again we are back to the principle of acts and consequences, also called the law of sowing and reaping. (Galatians 6:7-8) We have an … Continue reading

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January 21, 2012


Jeremiah 3:15 “Then I will give you shepherds after my own heart, who will lead you with knowledge and understanding.” This verse should be a comfort for every member of the flock, but it calls for humility and dedication on … Continue reading

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January 20, 2012


Isaiah 65:12 “I called but you did not answer, I spoke but you did not listen. You did evil in my sight and chose what displeases me.” As I read this my immediate response is that it is all too … Continue reading

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January 19, 2012


Isaiah 63:16 But you are our Father, though Abraham does not know us or Israel acknowledge us; you, O LORD, are our Father, our Redeemer from of old is your name. This is the prayer of every Gentile Christian today, … Continue reading

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January 18, 2012


Isaiah 56:8 The Sovereign LORD declares– he who gathers the exiles of Israel: “I will gather still others to them besides those already gathered.” This verse in a way sums up the preceding seven, because it points out that God’s … Continue reading

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