Let's read the Bible
October 15, 2021
This week we will finish Jeremiah (30-52) and read Lamentations. Jeremiah was a prophet of God for almost 40 years, through the reign of five different kings. True prophets spoke the words God gave them to speak. There were also false prophets who said whatever the king wanted to hear. Prophets were to speak the truth as Jeremiah did.
When the Israelites entered Canaan centuries before, Moses gave them the law and told them as long as they kept the law and were obedient, God would bless them. If they did not, there would be consequences. Jeremiah lived when people did as they pleased, ignor...