Week 5 - Preparing for Jeremiah 8-9
Review – Monday – March 25
Looking back at Jeremiah 7, what stood out to you?
Review – Tuesday – March 26
When you see how the people responded to the warnings that Jeremiah was giving them (vv. 4-11) what stands out to you in how they were rationalizing their actions?
Review – Wednesday – March 27
How might we be inclined to believe that our “right actions” will counteract our “wrong actions”? Does it matter?
Prepare – Thursday – March 28
Read Jeremiah 8:4-13 – what was their condition?
The people of Judah are depicted as being stubborn and choosing their own path, almost recklessly. How are they compared with the animal kingdom?
Read Jeremiah 8:14-22 – what were the results of their condition?
Prepare – Friday – March 29
Read Jeremiah 9:1-16 – What was God going to do to the people of Judah? What were the reasons for this?
Read Jeremiah 9:17-26 – What was the refinement intended to accomplish?
Prepare – Saturday – March 30
Consider: How has God used refinement in your life?
Meditate on Jer. 9:24 – what do you learn from this verse?