Tag Archives: Jeremiah

Friday meditation moment: How much pain can you endure?

“Why, why this chronic pain, this ever worsening wound and no healing in sight? You’re nothing, God, but a mirage …” Jeremiah 15:18,19 The other day while checking to see if my apple pie was done, the oven door sprung … Continue reading

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Liar, liar . . .

“Don’t listen to the sermons of the prophets. It’s all hot air. Lies, lies, and more lies. They make it all up. Not a word they speak comes from me.” Jeremiah 23:16 Enraged and disappointed in the lies being told … Continue reading

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Monday meditation moment: Good fig or bad fig?

God showed me two baskets of figs placed in front of the Temple of God. Jeremiah 24:1 God told Jeremiah a story about figs—a basket of good, edible fruit and another with rotten fruit. God said he would honor the … Continue reading

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Wednesday morning meditation: A donkey’s funeral?

“Doom to him who builds palaces but bullies people who makes a fine house but destroys lives, who cheats his workers and won’t pay them for their work.” Jeremiah 22:13 In today’s scripture, Jeremiah prophesies about a young and foolish … Continue reading

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Do it over again!

“Get another blank scroll and do it all over again.” Jeremiah 36:27 We learned yesterday that Jehoiakim, the king of Judah, did not accept Jeremiah’s message from God and had the scroll burned. God ordered Jeremiah to repeat the process; this time … Continue reading

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What are you called?

[Jeremiah told him], “God has a new name for you: not Pashur but Danger-Everywhere, because God says, ‘You’re a danger to yourself and everyone around you.” Jeremiah 20:3 Jeremiah prophesied that bad things would happen to the people of Jerusalem, because … Continue reading

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Humpday Message

[God says] “Don’t be afraid of a soul. I’ll be right there, looking after you.” Jeremiah 1:8 (The Message Bible) I keep about a half dozen books on my table where I do my morning meditations and pick one up … Continue reading

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Sprouting from the David-Tree — Daily Meditation Moment

“When the time comes, I will make a fresh and true shoot sprout from the David-Tree. He will run this country honestly and fairly. He will set things right.” Jeremiah 33: 15 (The Message Bible) There are only two trees … Continue reading

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Who Wrote This? — Daily Meditation Moment

 “They’ll know me firsthand, the dull and the bright, the smart and the slow.” Jeremiah 31:34 (The Message Bible) More from Jeremiah: Once again, God spoke to the people of Israel and told them he was giving them a new … Continue reading

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Come Back! — Daily Meditation Moment

 “I’ll bring my people back …Watch them come! They’ll come weeping for joy as I take their hands and lead them…”  Jeremiah 31:8 (The Message Bible) The prophet, Jeremiah, had the privilege of passing on good news from God to … Continue reading

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