GOD Does What He Purposes

“The LORD hath done that which He had devised; He hath fulfilled His word that He had commanded in the days of old: He hath thrown down, and hath not pitied: and He hath caused thine enemy to rejoice over thee, He hath set up the horn of thine adversaries.” Lamentations 2:17 (KJV)

Two Evils

“Wherefore I will yet plead with you, saith the LORD, and with your children’s children will I plead. For pass over the isles of Chittim, and see; and send unto Kedar, and consider diligently, and see if there be such a thing. Hath a nation changed their gods, which are yet no gods? But My … More Two Evils

102611 Our inheritance is turned to strangers, our houses to aliens

“Remember, O LORD, what is come upon us: consider, and behold our reproach.  Our inheritance is turned to strangers, our houses to aliens.  We are orphans and fatherless, our mothers are as widows.  We have drunken our water for money; our wood is sold unto us.   Our necks are under persecution: we labour, and have … More 102611 Our inheritance is turned to strangers, our houses to aliens

102311 If ye will still abide in this land, then will I build you

“And it came to pass after ten days, that the word of the LORD came unto Jeremiah.  Then called he Johanan the son of Kareah, and all the captains of the forces which were with him, and all the people from the least even to the greatest, and said unto them, ‘Thus saith the LORD, … More 102311 If ye will still abide in this land, then will I build you

102111 In those days shall Judah be saved, and Jerusalem shall dwell safely

“Behold, the days come,’ saith the LORD, ‘that I will perform that good thing which I have promised unto the house of Israel and to the house of Judah.  In those days, and at that time, will I cause the Branch of righteousness to grow up unto David; and He shall execute judgment and righteousness … More 102111 In those days shall Judah be saved, and Jerusalem shall dwell safely

102011 For I know the thoughts that I think toward you

“For thus saith the LORD, ‘That after seventy years be accomplished at Babylon I will visit you, and perform My good word toward you, in causing you to return to this place.  For I know the thoughts that I think toward you,’ saith the LORD, ‘thoughts of peace, and not of evil, to give you … More 102011 For I know the thoughts that I think toward you

101911 Therefore now amend your ways and your doings

“Then spake Jeremiah unto all the princes and to all the people, saying, ‘The LORD sent me to prophesy against this house and against this city all the words that ye have heard.  Therefore now amend your ways and your doings, and obey the voice of the LORD your God; and the LORD will repent … More 101911 Therefore now amend your ways and your doings

101811 Woe be unto the pastors that destroy and scatter the sheep of My pasture!

“Woe be unto the pastors that destroy and scatter the sheep of My pasture! saith the LORD.  Therefore thus saith the LORD God of Israel against the pastors that feed My people; ‘Ye have scattered My flock, and driven them away, and have not visited them: behold, I will visit upon you the evil of … More 101811 Woe be unto the pastors that destroy and scatter the sheep of My pasture!

101711 The heart is deceitful above all things, and desperately wicked

“The heart is deceitful above all things, and desperately wicked: who can know it?  I the LORD search the heart, I try the reins, even to give every man according to his ways, and according to the fruit of his doings.  As the partridge sitteth on eggs, and hatcheth them not; so he that getteth … More 101711 The heart is deceitful above all things, and desperately wicked