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Jeremiah 2:1-19

Post  charlescameron on Sat 30 Aug 2014, 4:40 pm

They had turned away from the Lord. They had chosen to go their own way (Jeremiah 2:13). When, Lord, our message isnít popular, help us to remember that itís Your message Ė not ours. You have not called us to preach a superficial message. Youíve called us to preach a searching message. We are to invite our hearers to think about what their wrong choices were doing to them: ĎHave you not brought this on yourselves by forsaking the Lord your God when He led you in the way?í (Jeremiah 2:17). We are to leave them in no doubt about where their wrong choices are leading them Ė ĎďYour own evil will punish you, and your turning from Me will condemn you. You will learn how bitter and wrong it is to abandon Me, the Lord your God, and no longer to remain faithful to MeĒ, I, the Sovereign Lord Almighty, have spokení (Jeremiah 2:19). This isnít what people want to hear. Itís what they need to hear. Help us to be faithful to You Ė even when itís difficult and discouragement is never very far away from us.

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