21 May, 2024

Study

May 14 | Punished

May 7 | Disciplined

Reading Time: 4 minutes

The people of Jeremiah’s day had a long stretch of discipline. The siege of Jerusalem by Nebuchadnezzar took years; it ended in 586 BC when Jerusalem fell. The people of Jerusalem were still weeping in 571 BC when Jeremiah wrote Lamentations. . . .

March 26 | Lead Me to Righteousness

March 19 | Mend My Brokenness

Reading Time: 4 minutes

How severe was Israel’s brokenness? Very! The people had majored in minors (Amos 5:21-24) and were experiencing the worst kind of famine—one from the Word of God (8:11). They would not be able to escape judgment from the Lord of Hosts. . . .