Water, Bread and Blood

Water. Bread. Blood. To me, it makes sense that the Lord used these to paint a picture of His salvation work in the world that He loves and cares for. These things are the primary stuff of human existence. They are the base things, the fundamental elements. These staples of...

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Build, Plant, Eat, Marry

Jeremiah faced a nation pretty much all by himself. He spoke for God; but few listened and heeded the words given to him to tell. He addressed kings and priests, noblemen and soldiers. His words were strong, warning of the consequences to come from the people’s years of idolatry and...

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Fear Factors and Faith that Floats

Fear does strange things to us. It has to; because it is something we were not made for. Read Genesis 3. There we discover original fear as it plagued Adam and Eve after their original sin. Maybe that should read original sins — plural. There was a mental process of...

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