Jeremiah

  NOTES: Download: Jeremiah_10   Jeremiah 10-14 • Chapter Study INTRODUCTION I want to share some historical background to our study tonight. Jeremiah began his ministry as a prophet as a young man – just 16years old. The king at that time was Josiah, a godly man& good king. Josiah’s grandfather was Manasseh, an exceedingly wicked man who filled the kingdom of Judah & the capital of Jerusalem w/idols – the worship of which involved hideous abominations; including human sacrifice. What made Manasseh’s reign even worse was that he reigned longer than any king in Israel’s history; 55 years! His son & Josiah’s father was just a brief ditto to Manasseh& was so corrupt he was assassinated. This left the 8 year old Josiah as king. Beign too young to rule, royal officials reigned for him until he turned 16, then he moved to assert his authority & immediately set about to cleanse the land of idolatry. He sent out the troops to dismantle the...

  NOTES: Download: Glory_In_This   Glory In This •  Jeremiah 9:23-24 I. INTRODUCTION • Read vs. 1 Corinthians 1:26–31 26 For you see your calling, brethren, that not many wise according to the flesh, not many mighty, not many noble, are called. 27 But God has chosen the foolish things of the world to put to shame the wise, and God has chosen the weak things of the world to put to shame the things which are mighty; 28 and the base things of the world and the things which are despised God has chosen, and the things which are not, to bring to nothing the things that are, 29 that no flesh should glory in His presence. 30 But of Him you are in Christ Jesus, who became for us wisdom from God—and righteousness and sanctification and redemption— 31 that, as it is written, “He who glories, let him glory in the Lord.” A. Celebrate 1. What we celebrate, tells a...