Category Archives: Old Testament

Isaiah 5:18-20 Testing God

Isaiah has begun his warnings about what they were doing and the consequences that would follow. The seeking of wealth and pleasure would not satisfy them and Isaiah warned them that they would eventually be broke and alone because of … Continue reading

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Isaiah 5:8-17 Warning: Wealth and Pleasure

Isaiah told the people that God has done all He could do to have them produce good fruit in their lives. When we are talking about the fruit that God is looking for it is the fruit of the Spirit … Continue reading

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Isaiah 5:1-7 What’s Being Produced?

What is supposed to happen after a person becomes a Christ Follower? What changes should we see in our lives?  Many people say they are Christians but their lives do not reflect what Jesus taught. A Christian’s life is supposed … Continue reading

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Isaiah 4:2-6 Heaven

Isaiah seems to pause in his rebukes and warnings to encourage those who are living for God and for those who are being taken advantage of by the rich and powerful. He might even be trying to get people who … Continue reading

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Isaiah 3:13-4:1 Looking through the Camera of Life

Isaiah was a prophet of God sent to warn the people that their actions were going to lead to their downfall and judgment from God.  They were not taking care of the poor, their courts were filled with injustice and … Continue reading

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Amos 9:11-15 The Point of No Return: Hope

We all wish for God to make things right and fix the evil that is in the world.  We all see it and we are frustrated that God is allowing it to continue but our hope is that one day … Continue reading

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Amos 9:1-10 The Point of No Return: Judgment

God is fed up, which means He is filled up with the sins of the Israelites and He has told them through the prophet Amos that they have reached a point of No return God said He would not forget … Continue reading

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Amos 8:14The Point of No Return: Eternity

Amos is continuing his speech to the Israelites who could not imagine that God was not going to accept them and their worship. The Israelites did not believe the prophet Amos because they were led astray by their religious leaders … Continue reading

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Amos 8:11-12 The Point of No Return: The Presence of God

The warning of the coming judgment continues as the prophet Amos tells them more about what they are going to face because they have rejected Gods ways and hardened their hearts. Most people do not see themselves separated from God … Continue reading

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Amos 8:8-10 The Point Of No Return: Mourning

If there is one thing we all look forward to is an “Happily Ever After” scenario when we die. Our world seems to be filled with so much pain and sorrow and we just want some relief from it and … Continue reading

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