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Tuesdays with Jeremiah (Chapter 52)

Jeremiah 51 ends with the postscript, “The words of Jeremiah end here.”  Chapter 52 is a is closely modeled after 2 Kings 25.  So it would seem that another author added an adapted version of 2 Kings 25 to conclude … Continue reading

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Graduation(s) and a Memorable Trip

Linda and I have had the joy of celebrating two graduations in the past two weeks. First, on Saturday, April 27th, we rejoiced with the 70+ graduates who received certificates, diplomas, and degrees at Heritage College and Seminary.  What a … Continue reading

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Tuesdays with Jeremiah (Chapter 51)

The message of judgment upon Babylon continues from chapter 50 to 51.  Not only do these two chapters make the message to Babylon the longest, single oracle in the book, but the 64 verses in chapter 51 make it the … Continue reading

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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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