Monthly Archives: April 2019

Tuesdays with Jeremiah (Chapter 50)

The pronouncement of God’s judgment on the nations concludes with two chapters about the Babylonians.  The oracles against Babylon are over twice the length of any of the messages directed to other foreign nations (Babylon—100 verses; Moab—47 verses; Egypt—26 verses; … Continue reading

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Prayer Update Graduation Weekend

Tomorrow begins Graduation Weekend here at Heritage.  There is a great amount of excitement in the air for what’s ahead. On Friday evening, we will have our annual Grad Banquet.  After a delicious buffet dinner, we will hear from both … Continue reading

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Tuesdays with Jeremiah (Chapter 49)

Where each of the three previous chapters was a message from God for a specific nation (46—Egypt, 47—Philistia, 48—Moab), chapter 49 contains messages for at least six nations or people groups:  Ammon (1-6), Edom (7-22), Syria (23-27), Kedar and Hazor … Continue reading

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What’s So Good About Good Friday?

Yesterday at the Good Friday service at Grandview Baptist Church, they showed this video reflection on “What’s So Good About Good Friday?”  I was impacted by it’s message.  I hope you will be as well.

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Tuesdays with Jeremiah (Chapter 48)

The third nation addressed, after Egypt (46) and Philistia (47), is Moab, a nation on the eastern side of the Dead Sea.  Jeremiah’s message to the people and cities of Moab is lengthy, longer than pronouncement against Egypt and exceeded … Continue reading

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Tuesdays with Jeremiah (Chapter 47)

When Jeremiah was called to his prophetic ministry, he was appointed “over nations and kingdoms to uproot and tear down, to destroy and overthrow, to build and to plant” (1:10).  In chapter 47, Jeremiah delivers a message of destruction to … Continue reading

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Prayer Update April 5, 2019

Before I get to the prayer requests, let me start with a praise report.  Last week I asked you to pray for 1) increased spring/summer enrollment, 2) increased fall admissions for the college and 3) my (Rick) Sunday speaking ministry … Continue reading

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