Saturday, July 4, 2020

Daily Scripture & Questions Ezekiel 1-4 Chapters 1-25 of Ezekiel focus on the time before the fall of Jerusalem in 586-587 BC, with chapters 33-48 following this event. Jehoiachin went into exile in 597 BC, so chapter one begins around 593 BC or six years before...

Friday, July 3, 2020

Daily Scripture & Questions Lamentations 3:40-5:22 What are the people challenged to do in chapter three, verses 40-41? Chapter four grieves the situation but also tells us a sense of the why behind it (4:11-13). It also tells us that the punishment would not...

Thursday, July 2, 2020

Daily Scripture & Question Lamentations 1:1-3:39 We don't know for sure who wrote Lamentations, although often people consider that Jeremiah did. This collection of five large poems describe the destruction surrounding the fall of Jerusalem in 587 BC. The poems...

Wednesday, July 1, 2020

Daily Scripture & Questions Jeremiah 51-52 Babylon's destruction by the Medes would be awful and complete . . . they would not have the final word as they supposed they would. Yet, in the meantime, God uses Babylon to punish Israel (chapter 52). The temple is...

Tuesday, June 30, 2020

Daily Scripture & Questions Obadiah This minor prophet (called minor because his prophecy is brief not because it is unimportant) is put here because of the parallels with what we read in Jeremiah 49. The land of the nation Edom was rugged and mountainous, and...

Monday, June 29, 2020

Daily Scripture & Questions Jeremiah 49-50 In chapter 49, we read about God's judgment on a number of nations through Babylon's conquests, but then in chapter 50 we hear the prophecy of Babylon's fall. What were some of the reasons the nations were punished (49:4,...

Sunday, June 28, 2020

Preparing for Today's Message: Failure to Stop the Downward Spiral (Yet God's Impatience Over Our Misery) Read Judges 10-12

Saturday, July 4, 2020

Daily Scripture & Questions Ezekiel 1-4 Chapters 1-25 of Ezekiel focus on the time before the fall of Jerusalem in 586-587 BC, with chapters 33-48 following this event. Jehoiachin went into exile in 597 BC, so chapter one begins around 593 BC or six years before...

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Friday, July 3, 2020

Daily Scripture & Questions Lamentations 3:40-5:22 What are the people challenged to do in chapter three, verses 40-41? Chapter four grieves the situation but also tells us a sense of the why behind it (4:11-13). It also tells us that the punishment would not...

read more

Thursday, July 2, 2020

Daily Scripture & Question Lamentations 1:1-3:39 We don't know for sure who wrote Lamentations, although often people consider that Jeremiah did. This collection of five large poems describe the destruction surrounding the fall of Jerusalem in 587 BC. The poems...

read more

Wednesday, July 1, 2020

Daily Scripture & Questions Jeremiah 51-52 Babylon's destruction by the Medes would be awful and complete . . . they would not have the final word as they supposed they would. Yet, in the meantime, God uses Babylon to punish Israel (chapter 52). The temple is...

read more

Tuesday, June 30, 2020

Daily Scripture & Questions Obadiah This minor prophet (called minor because his prophecy is brief not because it is unimportant) is put here because of the parallels with what we read in Jeremiah 49. The land of the nation Edom was rugged and mountainous, and...

read more

Monday, June 29, 2020

Daily Scripture & Questions Jeremiah 49-50 In chapter 49, we read about God's judgment on a number of nations through Babylon's conquests, but then in chapter 50 we hear the prophecy of Babylon's fall. What were some of the reasons the nations were punished (49:4,...

read more