Teachings

Morning Light – June 23rd, 2017 – Jeremiah 47:  Exposing Your Inner Philistine

Morning Light – Jeremiah 47 Today: [Jeremiah 47] Exposing Your Inner Philistine: In chapter 47 of Jeremiah the prophet speaks against the people of the Philistines. The Philistines speak to us of a people given to unrestrained self-indulgence and hero worship. Many times, when we are under pressure we want to give up and just allow the flesh to have its way. We look to false saviors to save us from our frustrations. In this chapter we see that ultimately giving in to these pressures only serves to put us outside the freely available favor of God. Streaming live daily … (click link or title to continue)

Morning Light – June 22nd, 2017 – Jeremiah 46:  The End of all False Dependencies

Morning Light – Jeremiah 46 Today: [Jeremiah 46] The End of all False Dependencies. In this chapter Jeremiah speaks against the nation of Egypt that has so long seduced Judah and Jerusalem from the altar of God. Egypt represents the world and all those things we turn to – other than God when we are under pressure. God is a jealous God. What you allow to come between you and God – God will remove. This is truly the case with ancient Egypt who now that Judah has fallen and the city of Jerusalem destroyed, Egypt will now face the … (click link or title to continue)

Morning Light -June 21st, 2017 -Jeremiah 45: Baruch’s Complaint Answered

Jeremiah 45 Today: [Jeremiah 45] Baruch’s Complaint Answered: Are you a complainer? Do you ever feel as though you have paid your dues in the kingdom? When blessing is long in coming do you get impatient and murmur in your heart? Then this chapter of Jeremiah is for you! In it, Jeremiah’s faithful companion, Baruch receives the dealing of the hand of God with an attitude problem he has developed because he thinks God owes him something. Streaming live daily at: http://bit.ly/2luPMYU [Jer 45:1-5 KJV] 1 The word that Jeremiah the prophet spake unto Baruch the son of Neriah, when … (click link or title to continue)

Morning Light – June 20th, 2017 – Jeremiah 44:  Jeremiah Just Won’t Stop

Morning Light – Jeremiah 44 Today: [Jeremiah 44] Jeremiah Just Won’t Stop. In this chapter, we find Jeremiah with the refugees in Egypt. Despite Jeremiah’s warnings not to take refuge in Egypt – a large contingency of people from Jerusalem and Judah have done so. Once arrived in Egypt the people promptly adopt the pagan deities of the Egyptians. Jeremiah speaks strongly against these idolatries and in the process, provokes the ire of 1000’s of women and wives who are now burning incense to Asherah. The husbands to a man stand with their spouses against the words of Jeremiah condemning … (click link or title to continue)

Morning Light – June 19th, 2017 – Jeremiah 43:  Breaking the Images of Bethshemesh

Morning Light – Jeremiah 43 Today: [Jeremiah 43] Breaking the Images of Bethshemesh. In this chapter Jeremiah prophesies against the nation of Egypt. The Babylonian invasion cannot be overthrown, so the armies and the people purpose to flee to Egypt. Have you ever been tempted to look other than to God for help? Sometimes the arm of flesh seems much more ready to hand than simply trusting in God. The outcome of such thinking is seldom positive. Streaming live daily at: http://bit.ly/2luPMYU [Jer 43:1-13 KJV] 1 And it came to pass, [that] when Jeremiah had made an end of speaking … (click link or title to continue)

Morning Light – June 16th, 2017 – Jeremiah 42:  So … You Want to Go Back to Egypt?

Morning Light – Jeremiah 42 Today: [Jeremiah 42] So … You Want Go Back to Egypt? In this chapter, the captains of the forces remaining in Judah after the fall of Jerusalem petition Jeremiah for a word from the Lord. Jeremiah waits 10 days before the Lord until he returns to them giving a warning not to go back into Egypt lest they die by the sword. This was not what they wanted to hear from Jeremiah. Did you ever hear something from God that was not what you had in mind? The reaction of these men and Jeremiah’s faithfulness … (click link or title to continue)

Morning Light – June 15th, 2017 – Jeremiah 41:  Identify the Ishmael in Your Life

Morning Light – Jeremiah 41 Today: [Jeremiah 41] Identify the Ishmael in Your Life. Do you have an Ishmael in your life? In this chapter the governor at Mizpeh failed to heed the warning about a captain named Ishmael. As a result, he died and ultimately many, many others paid with their lives. Abraham wisely sent the first Ishmael far away, because he understood his character. Do you have an Ishmael in your life? Learn from this chapter and act now before it is too late. Streaming live daily at: http://bit.ly/2luPMYU [Jer 41:1-18 KJV] 1 Now it came to pass … (click link or title to continue)

Morning Light –  June 14th, 2017 – Jeremiah 40:  Who is Gedaliah and Why Should we Care?

Morning Light – Jeremiah 40 Today: [Jeremiah 40] Who is Gedaliah and Why Should we Care? In this chapter we learn about a godly man by the name of Gedaliah. He was the first governor of Judah after the fall of Jerusalem. Appointed by the king of Babylon, however short his reign, his life and times speak profoundly to us as believers today. Streaming live daily at: http://bit.ly/2luPMYU [Jer 40:1-16 KJV] 1 The word that came to Jeremiah from the LORD, after that Nebuzaradan the captain of the guard had let him go from Ramah, when he had taken him … (click link or title to continue)

Morning Light – June 13th, 2017 – Jeremiah 39:  Are You an Ebedmelech

Morning Light – Jeremiah 39 Today: [Jeremiah 39] Are You an Ebedmelech? In this chapter king Zedekiah finally flees the city but is taken by the Babylonians. Horrifically he sees his sons slain before his eyes and he is then blinded and taken to Babylon in chains. In the midst of this Jeremiah is set free and the king’s eunuch who interceded for him with Zedekiah for his life now fears for his own. What will become of him? He will be spared. His attitude of deference and honor toward the unpopular prophet Jeremiah now results in his life being … (click link or title to continue)