Monthly Archives: September 2014

Jeremiah 46: Judgment for Egypt and Hope for Jacob

Jeremiah 46:1-26 Words for Egypt The word of the LORD that came to the prophet Jeremiah concerning the nations.  2 Concerning Egypt, about the army of Pharaoh Neco, king of Egypt, which was by the river Euphrates at Carchemish and … Continue reading

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Gracefully Unfair

It’s not fair, this may be what I signed up for but it’s not fair That in this crazy mixed up world of grace the last are first and the first last Where a person can work from sunup to … Continue reading

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Winners and Losers

We’ve created a culture of antagonism and agitation, or winners and losers Where words can cut deeper than spears and pierce our enemy’s armor We refine and polish our arguments like swords to gut our opposition Trained in a culture … Continue reading

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Jeremiah 45 The Scribe and The Word Endure the Ending

The word that the prophet Jeremiah spoke to Baruch son of Neriah, when he wrote these words in a scroll at the dictation of Jeremiah, in the fourth year of King Jehoiakim son of Josiah of Judah: 2 Thus says … Continue reading

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 Jeremiah 44 Plummeting to the End

Jeremiah 44: 1-14 Forty Years and Nothing Changed The word that came to Jeremiah for all the Judeans living in the land of Egypt, at Migdol, at Tahpanhes, at Memphis, and in the land of Pathros, 2 Thus says the … Continue reading

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Forgiveness

There is no better future without letting go of the sins of the past Without being willing to see others not as a summation of debt unpaid For we all walk around carrying the burdens and baggage of our lives … Continue reading

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