He was a godly young king. That God cared nothing for the Declaration of Independence or the American Constitution or the long heritage of religious worship that our nation has had? Make No Excuses: Jeremiah 1; Let Your Heart Be Broken: Jeremiah 8, 9; Rise Above Discouragement: Jeremiah 20; Sermon: Persevere in Obedience: Jeremiah 37, 38; Scriptures: Jeremiah 1:4-14, 17-19. The largest and most trusted library of over 1,935,000 free sermons from conservative Christian churches and ministries worldwide. The Paperback Bible presents the Bible by the Book and is designed to be portable, readable, and truly personal with ample margins for notations. That is a strange place for a prophet to go but that is where God sent him. The teacher couldn't believe it. We'll study that in chapters... How many in here have ever prayed and prayed and prayed for God to do something that you thought was a good thing; that you thought was going to bring glory to God And you just knew that this is something God wants to happen, and you prayed, and it didn't happen? Jeremiah calls out for the nation to turn back to God. Great freeways skirt the edges of town after town, detour here and circumvent there. 1. A lonely figure by reason of his unpopular message (Jer. A misdemeanor is defined as a crime which is punishable with jail time for up to one year. The book of Jeremiah then has value for today’s preaching. B. A divine relation: "knew." MP3 Audio (56.17 MB) Downloads The Book of Jeremiah - Part 4: Bible Study. I heard about a Sunday School teacher who was examining her pupils after a series of lessons on the omnipotence of God. 6: Israel's Sin Against Jehovah and Jehovah's Punishment Upon Israel (1) Two Evils of Israel Strong Faith for Confusing Times (Habakkuk), Soul Food: Ephesians for the 21st-Century, Beyond Denial: Finding Ourselves in Peter’s Story, Frequently Asked Questions (about the Bible and life). The prophet’s most well-known writing bears his name. Purpose of Writing: The Book of Jeremiah records the final prophecies to Judah, warning of oncoming destruction if the nation does not repent. The Bible contains many names of Christ. In the criminal world crimes are divided into two categories: called misdemeanors or felonies. Like many of you, I follow a Bible reading plan. Preach on topics including sin and its consequences, sincerity in repentance, the call of God, and God's renewal and restoration. J. Hampton Keathley III: In keeping with the suffering Jeremiah experienced, chapter 1 is surely a key chapter in that it records the call of the prophet. Jeremiah was a priest from the priestly town of Anathoth in the territory of Benjamin (see note on Jer. ''Is there anything too hard for God?'' 2Therefore thus saith the LORD God of Israel against the pastors that feed my people; Ye have scattered my flock, and driven them away, and have not ...read more Jeremiah called the people of Israel to love God and to put him in first place in their lives. Jeremiah is the 24th book of the Bible, he's the last prophet of Judah, and he's been called the weeping prophet. Downloads. Enter your email to subscribe to Dr. David Jeremiah sermons: The second chapter of the book of Daniel has been called the "alphabet of prophecy". Jeremiah... Now, as we study the Book of Jeremiah, we look at a man who was called to an unenviable prophetic ministry. The book begins: “The words of Jeremiah the son of Hilkiah, of the priests who were in Anathoth in the land of Benjamin” (Jeremiah 1:1). In chapters 46 to the conclusion of his prophecy, we find this to be true. the danger of misplaced trust in things instead of in trusting God. Keep Believing Ministries is a registered 501(c)3 charitable organization. Make No Excuses - Jeremiah 1; Let Your Heart Be Broken - Jeremiah 8, 9; Rise Above Discouragement - Jeremiah 20; Sermon: Persevere in Obedience - Jeremiah 37, 38 The Lord told Jeremiah that he had been called to a difficult task. 2. Make No Excuses - Jeremiah 1 2. 25, No. 3: The Intrinsic Content of Jeremiah Msg. He writes, "This is the day of the bypass. Vance Havner has a chapter in his book "Jesus Only" entitled Beware of the Bypass. (Jeremiah 29:1-4) Some Advice to the Discontented (Jeremiah 29:4-6) Frankly, that would wear thin. How Can I Be Filled With the Holy Spirit? A divine commission: "appointed." Let Your Heart Be Broken - Jeremiah 8, 9 3. And now, with that first major section of Jeremiah 10 completed, the Lord gets back to threatening his rebellious unrepentant people with exile for the rest of Jeremiah 10. His names tell us how he can help us. If you don't follow a Bible reading plan I would encourage you to do so. The First Question of the Catechism, Why You Need Your Enemies and Your Enemies Need You—Part One, Why You Need Your Enemies and Your Enemies Need You—Part Two, You Have a Great Future: God’s Answer to Failure, Is Anything Too Hard For God? Why Are We Here? Preaching Magazine Vol. It's not always easy to identify exactly when Jeremiah is delivering the messages before us. That God was against America and that he was raising up worldwide terrorists to serve his purposes and be his servants? Finally one little boy held up his hand. While working as a court-appointed attorney, Emory Potter was assigned a client who had been accused of criminal trespass meaning he entered a property where he was not allowed to be. (6 of 7), The Paths of the Righteous are Old Paths (5 of 5), Hope in the Hard Place of Disappointment (3 of 4), Cheer Up! or Jerm. In doing so, we learn about God, Israel as the people of God, the nature of wrongdoing and prophecy, and what we know about the future. When God had a message for the people, He spoke to them through prophets: men moved by the Holy Spirit to speak God’s words. Subscribe to the weekly sermon from Keep Believing Ministries. And what if the preacher... INTRODUCTION: 1. Well there was dead silence. You look at a lot of characters in the Bible and that's probably one of the ones I definitely wouldn't want to have been, He was a man who struggled with his very own calling for being a prophet. Broken Cisterns Jeremiah 2:13,19 Primary Purpose: The danger of misplaced trust in things instead of in God. His names tell us why he came. One was 92, one was 94, and one was 96, and they lived together in the same house, and one night, the 96-year-old drew a bath, and she put one … Jeremiah - finding. Anchor is a “gospel book” that explains the Good News in a simple and persuasive manner. When Mr. Potter probed his client with some general background questions he asked if he had any pervious arrests or convictions. UCG.org / Sermons / The Book of Jeremiah - Part 2: Bible Study. God wasn't acting in the way that they had hoped for. You look at a lot of characters in the Bible and that's probably one of the ones I definitely wouldn't want to have been, He was a man who struggled with his very own calling for being a prophet. There is a King's Highway from earth to heaven and all along its course the devil has built a clever system of detours. SERMONS ON. harvest. 25, No. A felony is defined as a crime which is punishable with jail time for more than a year. In this madhouse of traffic congestion when we are safer on a battlefield than on a highway, the bypass is a necessity." Jeremiah 18:1-6 (NKJV) The Potter and the Clay 18 The word which came to Jeremiah from the Lord, saying: 2 “Arise and go down to the potter’s house, and there I will cause you to hear My words.” 3 Then I went down to the potter’s house, and there he was, making something at the wheel. JOHN CALVIN Commentary Book of Jeremiah. Denomination: Christian/Church Of Christ. 16:2). Sermons in this series. Sermon: Persevere in Obedience - Jeremiah 37, 38 Scriptures: Jeremiah 20:1-13 Given on Nov 18, 2020 by Donald Ward Listen. When we get to the twelfth chapter, verse 5, we will discover that it was a lot harder than he ever imagined it was going to be. We offer 30,000+ outlines and 10,000+ free sermon illustrations from top Christian pastors and communicators. Sign up for our emails and use it to grow in your faith as well as to encourage others. Prepare your messages on God's Word in Jeremiah with sermon outlines or an entire sermon series. (4 of 10), CCPA - Do Not Sell My Personal Information. It isn’t easy, because other things always pull our hearts in another direction. Part of my reading this week has been in the book of Jeremiah. God calls him to the challenging task of confronting them on their idolatry and foretelling their future exile. Jeremiah - promise. He's not the most notorious; that's Jonah. Jeremiah is the second of the Major Prophets. When I was in college, and I was a growing Christian, I asked the Lord, and I prayed believing for God to do something in my life that I thought was going to be a... 1. I heard this week that there were once three sisters. We do know that the young king Josiah was used of the Lord to call the people back to God. JEREMIAH. His names tell us who he is. UCG.org / Sermons / The Book of Jeremiah - Part 4: Bible Study. 3. Exiled in Babylon, God's people were living in disappointment. return to the old paths. Given on Dec 23, 2020 by Donald Ward Listen. The book of Jeremiah. grace in the wilderness. Then chapter 23 is key in that it gives the prophecy of the Messiah, the righteous branch who is seen in … Use this series as a stand-alone unit in your Old Testament preaching, or as a supplement as your preach your way through the book of Jeremiah. MP3 Audio (43.37 MB) Downloads The Book of Jeremiah - Part 2: Bible Study. The Book of Jeremiah (1 of 5) Dr. Ken Boa Now, as we study the Book of Jeremiah, we look at a man who was called to an unenviable prophetic ministry. Preaching Magazine Vol. 1. This sermon deals with the faith and faithful life of the prophet, Jeremiah who warned the kingdom of Judah what their wayward actions were about to bring upon the nation. For almost fifty years - nearly five decades - he called a rebellious people to repentance without any significant positive response. The divine initiative: "The Word of the Lord came to me saying…" "I don't know how." living life in three ways. The text of this book is often the words of God, which Jeremiah recorded. Sermon series- purpose 3 - God equips you to carry out His purpose. And what if this preacher even advocated that Christians renounce their loyalty to their country and join the other side? Welcome to Keep Believing Ministries’ audio/podcast library. God has... Introduction: What if a present-day preacher stood in his pulpit and announced that God was on the side of Saddam Hussein or Ossama Ben Laden? 5: Jeremiah's Call and Commission Msg. Date of Writing: The Book of Jeremiah was written between 630 and 580 B.C. Despite feelings of inadequacy, loneliness, and violent rejection, he faithfully fulfilled his mission. One of the more enlightening examples from our nation's past is Thomas Jefferson (1743-1826), the principal author of the Declaration of Independence and the third President of the US. His names tell us why we worship him. God… Introduction. saith the LORD. I said to you last week that Jeremiah could well be called a prophet to the nations. You'll write powerful and fresh messages every week with our preparation tools on a number of sermon topics, including expository preaching. 2: Crucial Aspects of the Divine Revelation in Jeremiah Msg. Jeremiah was a great prophet. Jeremiah is called from birth to be a prophet to Jerusalem. Jeremiah - placing. 4: God's Faithfulness in Fulfilling His Economy Msg. All Rights Reserved. It is a recording of the sources, approaches, ideas, and texts which have come to one preacher. So, Jeremiah was going around saying, ''There's no use in fighting. in citations) is the second of the Latter Prophets in the Hebrew Bible, and the second of the Prophets in the Christian Old Testament. You're fighting a losing battle. Jeremiah the prophet's in jail. The man ashamedly said, "Yes, sir. Sermons from Jeremiah The Christian’s Supreme Boast (Jeremiah 9:23-24) Why Are We Here? Scripture: Jeremiah 1:1-23:6. All contributions are tax-deductible. While discipline is unpleasant in the moment, God's purpose in it is to restore his relationship with his people. I'd like to see your hand because I want you to put me down on your prayer list. Introduction Most of us know how important water is to sustain life. Jeremiah is known as the “weeping prophet,” and for good reason. The Book of Jeremiah - Part 2 Bible Study. He revered Jesus as a reformer and moral exemple. Raise your hand! something to glory in. The superscription at chapter Jeremiah 1:1–3 identifies the book as "the words of Jeremiah son of Hilkiah". The Book of Jeremiah (Hebrew: ספר יִרְמְיָהוּ ; abbreviated Jer. 2. That could be a very insulting question if puny man were to ask that of a powerful God, and it could receive a very embarrassing answer. Yet he did not see Jesus as His Savior. Nor did he have the toughest assignment; that's Hosea. We want to join together with pastors and Christian workers to equip the church in China, broadcasting translated sermons, providing ministry resources for Christians and pastors in China. SermonAudio.com - Jeremiah Sermons. The argument of the book progresses from the call of Jeremiah in chapter 1 to the removal to Egypt after his message had again been rejected in chapter 43. 15:17), Jeremiah was forbidden by God to marry as a sign of the imminent cessation of normal life due to the exile (Jer. When the Lord called him at the very beginning of his ministry, he was told that it was not going to be easy. He was a faithful prophet who ministered in the most difficult days for the nation of Judah. Our sermon ideas on Jeremiah will help you preach a powerful message on the triumph of God's covenant faithfulness over wrath. Sometimes you see something, hear something or read something that you cannot get off your mind. "I didn't understand." We can learn much from his message and his approach to ministry in troubled times. Jeremiah - asking 2. However, he also assures them that this exile will be temporary and in the end it will lead them back to God. And that ends these 16 verses of contrast between idols and the true and living God. ARE YOU A GOOD MINISTER OF GOD? There are 3 lessons about faith from Jeremiah's example. Jeremiah 10 Commentary Verses 17-18 In this devotional series you'll learn of these varied and meaning behind the names, titles and descriptions of Christ. Can You Trust God With the Details of Your Life? It is a prediction, a prophecy, of the fall of the nation of Babylon. One king comes and another king comes, and another and another... Jeremiah ministered for more than forty years at a critical time in Judah's history. Jeremiah - asking 1. He's not the smartest; that's Isaiah. That's what happened to me one day this week during my daily Bible reading. Jeremiah 2:13-13 Topic: Spiritual Growth God knows that if we fail to temper our idle times with his spirit, then we will soon find … Rosscup - Calvin is always worth reading, and one will find much insight at times on verses as well as the character of Jeremiah. if church pews could talk. Nor did he believe that the miracles attributed to Jesus were more than pious exaggerations. LESSONS LEARNED FROM THE POTTER. The First Question of the Catechism (Jeremiah 24:7; John 17:3; Ephesians 1:17; 2 Thessalonians 1:8) Why You Need Your Enemies and Your Enemies Need You—Part One (Jeremiah 29:7) Trapped! He's not the most influential; that's Daniel. https://www.insight.org/resources/bible/the-major-prophets/jeremiah The Book of Jeremiah - Part 4 Bible Study. 2. In her book Day After Night, Anita Diamant writes: ''Weeping is terrible for the complexion, but it is very good for the heart.'' Sermons by Book of the Bible ... God's call of Jeremiah to be His prophet illustrates how involved God is in our lives. The sheer length will keep many away, and several other works get to the point more directly. Christmas Through the Eyes of the Magi (3 of 3), Jeremiah: In the Potter's Hands (5 of 20), Why Does God Not Answer My Prayer? Listen to or download a digital audio version of one of these messages or receive them via our podcast and feed. Broken Cisterns, Powerless Lives. I The Prophet's Call. Though Jeremiah's message varies throughout the book, we gain insights into Jeremiah's theology by viewing the book in its entirety. It is one of the most remarkable prophecies in all of the Word of God. Read the latest on “The Anchor Project” and how you can be support our work. But God, in his great love, will give us everything we need if … 4. The messages of Jeremiah are not necessarily in a chronological order. He's been going around Jerusalem saying, ''You might as well give up, no use in fighting because God has raised up the Chaldeans and has assured them a victory and because of your sins the Chaldeans are going to overthrow the city and carry all of us into captivity, but God has promised that one of these days when the captivity is over He will restore us to the land and the land to us.'' She asked, ''Now that we've studied all about the greatness of God, is there anything God can't do?'' Jeremiah's prophecy is not the most difficult to understand; that distinction goes to Ezekiel. I don't want to bear this incredible burden for my people.' A. Jefferson regularly read the Bible. Today, I call you to love God and to put him in first place in your life. 6. Author: Jeremiah chapter 1, verse 1 identifies the Prophet Jeremiah as the author of the Book of Jeremiah. Preach on topics including sin and its consequences, sincerity in repentance, the call of God, and God's renewal and restoration. © 2020 SermonSearch. To be disappointed is to be "defeated in expectation of hope." This is the fulfilling of the vision that was given to Jeremiah, in chapter 18, when God told him to go down to the potter's house. A claim to unsuitability: "I am only... America has had a long history with the Bible. We are skillful at the art of making excuses, aren't we? hewing out broken cisterns. Jeremiah 10 Commentary Verses 17-25 & Exile. redeemed, forever more. Jeremiah is also the longest book of the Bible by word count in the original language. heart of the right kind. Dr. David Jeremiah. Then when we get to chapter 50 where he specifically addresses the nation of Babylon. The Chaldeans are laying siege to the city and Jeremiah has been preaching a rather unpopular message. I've got... To disappoint is "to fail to meet the expectation or hope of." - As a Child of God it is the greatest encouragement to know that our daddy, Father God, is always with us. Life-Study of Jeremiah and Lamentations Jeremiah CONTENTS. 3. - Well, the next great move in … 'The way of the cross leads home' but there is another way 'that seemeth right unto a man.' It captivates you. The human response: "Ah Sovereign Lord, I said…"1. 1:1). She had hammered for weeks and weeks about the omnipotent power of God. It's Gonna Get Worse! God's Word endures. 1: An Introductory Word Msg. I’ll never need a rain gauge. A confession of inadequacy: "I don't know how to speak." Then you have a series of messages from God to various nations, chapters 46 through4 49. He continues: "But there are some bypasses that belong to another category. The Doctrine of God's Omnipotence, Forgiveness: Healing the Hurt We Never Deserved. What do you do when your expectations of how God should act don't come to pass? In fact, that the things we emphasize were an offense to God? We're taking a Roadtrip through the Bible, and today we're in Jeremiah. Our sermon ideas on Jeremiah will help you preach a powerful message on the triumph of God's covenant faithfulness over wrath. Anyone who wants to understand what the Bible teaches about the future has to study this chapter. Jeremiah's letter to the exiles contains God's instructions for how His people were to live while in Babylon. God wants His people to know that He does have a plan for their future and that His plans are for His glory and their ultimate good. Msg. This article is intended to be practical and suggestive rather than technical. Hey, is there anybody in here who's never had that experience? This summary of the book of Jeremiah provides information about the title, author(s), date of writing, chronology, theme, theology, outline, a brief overview, and the chapters of the Book of Jeremiah. One OT scholar said, ''No prophet had a tougher assignment because it fell to Jeremiah... SermonSearch.com is an online resource for sermon outlines and preaching ideas. You know, all of us have had that experience. David Jeremiah - Faith That Death Cannot Destroy. How do you handle disappointments in life? 2. He served as God's mouthpiece to the nations during the last days of Judah. A divine creation: "formed." A divine intention: "set apart." Prepare your messages on God's Word in Jeremiah with sermon outlines or an entire sermon series. Sermon series: The Person God Uses. Again and again, he says, 'I don't want to be a prophet. 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