Jeremiah 30 – In a series of contrasts, our eyes are drawn to Yahweh, whose character once again comes into full focus as the source and foundation of our faith. The antidote for the struggling saint prescribed by the Prophet is to consider the saving virtue of God’s grace held out in the promises of abundant mercy and joy to
Jeremiah 26-29 – When there are many conflicting voices and narratives, Christians must learn to discern which voice is the Lord’s and to trust his word when it seems difficult to do so. For more information, visit foundationfxbg.com
Jeremiah 23:9-24:10 – How does falsehood find its way into our faith? It begins when we allow the imaginations of our hearts to run wild without the guiding and grounding presence of God’s word to keep us from running afoul. Avoiding hard truths because they make us uncomfortable will send us straight into the open arms of a deceiver who
Jeremiah 21-23:8 – What happens when it’s clear that every earthly leader will fail where God alone can succeed? A people who continue to trust in themselves and their leaders will always be disappointed, but those who turn to the Lord and trust him as their King will reap the reward of an everlasting kingdom. For more information, visit foundationfxbg.com
Jeremiah 19-20 – If God’s compassion prompts us to consider the opportunity for redemption, then God’s justice must prompt us to consider how quickly and easily that opportunity can be squandered. What does the nature of God’s judgment entail, and how can Christians live more faithfully in light of it? For more information, visit foundationfxbg.com
Jeremiah 18 depicts a rare view of the mind and heart of God, resolved to act both mercifully and in judgment. But more than a theological treatise on God’s nature, this passage is a warning as well as an invitation for sinners to consider where they stand before this God. For more information, visit foundationfxbg.com
Jeremiah 13 – God gives Jeremiah an object lesson on how Judah’s corruption has rendered it unfit to be God’s people. Their pride has caused their downfall, and now God will humble them. Worst of all, they are unable to change this about themselves. So Judah only hope is God’s grace and mercy – unmerited favor and kindness. This they will
Jeremiah 11:18–12:17 – As Jeremiah’s own life is threatened, what’s revealed in his prayer of complaint to God is that the ground of our confidence and obedience is a trust in God for who he is, what he has done, and what he has promised. For more information, visit Foundationfxbg.com.
Jeremiah 11:1-17 – What can we learn about God’s purposes and plans for the redemption of the world when we consider the nature of the Old Covenant, and how should we think about our own salvation in the light of Jesus and the New Covenant? For more information, visit Foundationfxbg.com.
Jeremiah 10 is a stinging and satirical rebuke on the foolishness of following after idols. But the rebuke isn’t just for Judah; it’s for us as well. How do we cast down our idols and return to the worship of the true and living God? Jeremiah gives us guidance. For more information, visit Foundationfxbg.com.