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Jeremiah 9 - AMP

2 Oh, that I had in the wilderness a lodging place (a mere shelter) for wayfaring men, that I might leave my people and go away from them! For they are all adulterers ; they are a gang of treacherous men . 3 And they bend their tongue, their bow for the lies . And not according to faithfulness do they rule and become strong in the land; for they proceed from evil to evil, and they do not know and understand and acknowledge Me, says the Lord. 4 Let everyone beware of his neighbor and put no trust in any brother. For every brother is an utter and complete supplanter (one who takes by the heel and trips up, a deceiver, a Jacob), and every neighbor goes about as a slanderer. 5 And they deceive and mock every one his neighbor and do not speak the truth. They have taught their tongues to speak lies; they weary themselves committing iniquity. 6 Your habitation is in the midst of deceit ; through deceit they refuse to know and understand Me, says the Lord. 7 Therefore thus says the Lord of hosts: Behold, I will melt them and test them, for how else should I deal with the daughter of My people? 8 Their tongue is a murderous arrow; it speaks deceitfully; one speaks peaceably to his neighbor with his mouth, but in his heart he lays snares and waits in ambush for him. 9 Shall I not punish them for these things? says the Lord. Shall I not avenge Myself on such a nation as this? 10 For the mountains I will take up a weeping and wailing and for the pastures of the wilderness a lament, because they are burned up and desolated, so that no one passes through ; neither can men hear the lowing of cattle. Both the fowls of the air and the beasts have fled, they are gone! 11 I will make Jerusalem heaps , a dwelling place of jackals; and I will make the cities of Judah a desolation, without inhabitant. 12 Who is the wise man who may understand this? To whom has the mouth of the Lord spoken, that he may declare it? Why is the land ruined and laid waste like a wilderness, so that no one passes through it? 13 And the Lord says, Because they have forsaken My law, which I set before them, and have not listened to and obeyed My voice or walked in accordance with it 14 But have walked stubbornly after their own hearts and after the Baals, as their fathers taught them, 15 Therefore thus says the Lord of hosts, the God of Israel: Behold, I will feed them, even this people, with wormwood and give them bitter and poisonous water to drink. 16 I will scatter them also among nations that neither they nor their fathers have known, and I will send the sword among them and after them until I have consumed them. 17 Thus says the Lord of hosts: Consider and call for the mourning women to come; send for the skillful women to come. 18 Let them make haste and raise a wailing over us and for us, that our eyes may run down with tears and our eyelids gush with water. 19 For a sound of wailing is heard out of Zion: How we are plundered and ruined! We are greatly confounded and utterly put to shame, because we have forsaken the land, because they have cast down our dwellings . 20 Yet hear the word of the Lord, O you women, and let your ears receive the word of His mouth; teach your daughters a lament, and each one her neighbor a dirge. 21 For death has come up into our windows; it has entered into our palaces, cutting off the children from outdoors and the young men from the streets. 22 Speak, Thus says the Lord: The dead bodies of men shall fall like dung on the open field and like sheaves behind the reaper, and none shall gather them. 23 Thus says the Lord: Let not the wise and skillful person glory and boast in his wisdom and skill; let not the mighty and powerful person glory and boast in his strength and power; let not the person who is rich glory and boast in his riches; 24 But let him who glories glory in this: that he understands and knows Me , that I am the Lord, Who practices loving-kindness, judgment, and righteousness in the earth, for in these things I delight, says the Lord. 25 Behold, the days are coming, says the Lord, when I will punish all who though circumcised are still uncircumcised -- 26 Egypt, Judah, Edom, the children of Ammon, Moab , and all who live in the desert and who clip off the corners of their hair and beards; for all these nations are uncircumcised , and all the house of Israel is uncircumcised in heart.



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A Boost for not boasting!!!
Shared by: suresh manoharan on Oct, 2016
Summary: In this message Yours Truly endeavours to give a boost as it were for not boasting unnecessarily by bringing out the Biblical mandate on what we need to need to boast about and what we need to be silently thankful to the Lord for!!!
Scripture: Jeremiah 9:23-24
Denomination: *other
Views: 10
Gerald Roberts avatar
"The Brighter-Side of Life"
Shared by: Gerald Roberts on Sep, 2016
Summary: Jeremiah gave not such a bright sided outcome for Israel. But there is a bright side there is a balm, it our choice or decision to repent and return to God.
Scripture: Jeremiah 8:18-9:1
Denomination: United Methodist
Views: 152
Christopher Holdsworth avatar
The God Who Weeps
Shared by: Christopher Holdsworth on Jun, 2016
Summary: Man’s resources have run out, and there is no healing “balm” for the malady of sin apart from the blood of Jesus.
based on 6 ratings
Views: 1,180
Ian Humphrey avatar
"The harvest is past"
Shared by: Ian Humphrey on Nov, 2015
Summary: Harvest Past
Scripture: Jeremiah 8:4-9:1
Denomination: Holiness
Views: 155
Craig Condon avatar
Prayer-God’s Natural Pain-killer
Shared by: Craig Condon on Sep, 2015
Summary: Jesus calls on us to use our God-given gifts, including prayer, to further our faith and God’s work in this world. If we are successful, we will receive the help we need to cope with life’s challenges.
William R. Nabaza avatar
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Shared by: William R. Nabaza on Oct, 2014
Summary: To show that JESUS is our All in All, He's Everything to us. 21 Characteristics of JESUS. I learned this from my dream dated October 11, 2014, then I researched each one from the Bible to get the proof of text. GLORY to GOD!
Scripture: Jeremiah 9:24
Denomination: Independent/Bible
Views: 1,525
Dan Cormie avatar
Give Thanks
Shared by: Dan Cormie on Oct, 2014
Summary: Canadian Thanksgiving message 2014
Scripture: Jeremiah 9:23-24
Denomination: Pentecostal
Views: 972
Greg Brown avatar
Theology Proper: Knowing God as the Highest Good
Shared by: Greg Brown on Aug, 2014
Summary: Introduction to Theology Proper: Knowing God is the highest good we can seek in life and from this intimate knowledge every other good flows.
Gerald Roberts avatar
Is there a Balm?
Shared by: Gerald Roberts on Sep, 2013
Summary: The sermon leads us to consider our sins and the balm or cure for our sin is in Jesus Christ.
Scripture: Jeremiah 8:18-9:1
Denomination: United Methodist
Views: 859
Zachariah king avatar
you have No security but in Christ
Shared by: Zachariah king on Sep, 2013
Summary: You have no security None in this world , nothing you can say it is without end Our jobs , our positions in life, money & even governments They all burn with a flicker and pass away, but where do you stand? What is your security in?
based on 1 rating
Scripture: Jeremiah 9:23-24
Views: 469
Dr. David  L. Lane avatar
WHEN DEATH CLIMBS THROUGH A WINDOW
Shared by: Dr. David L. Lane on May, 2013
Summary: Since every person must face death, this message helps death with the death of someone we love when death has climbed through their windown.
based on 4 ratings
Views: 6,634
Davon Huss avatar
God is Like...
Shared by: Davon Huss on Jan, 2013
Summary: A sermon on why is it necessary that we study God. (Much material taken from J.B. Phillips book, Your God Is Too Small, and outline taken from God Most High by Dr. Jack Cottrell, pg. 16-17)
Gregory Lilly avatar
I Glory In God
Shared by: Gregory Lilly on Jan, 2013
Summary: Many people boast about their wisdom, might, or riches, but Jeremiah shares in this message the only true reason to glory. If you want to glory in anything, glory in God and proclaim His power throughout the world.
based on 4 ratings
Scripture: Jeremiah 9:23-24
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 2,420
Stephen  Fournier avatar
THE TRINITY 5 - Is It THAT Important?
Shared by: Stephen Fournier on Oct, 2012
Summary: Message on the Triune nature of God
Series: The Trinity
based on 2 ratings
Scripture: Jeremiah 9:23-24
Denomination: Bible Church
Views: 608
Horace  Wimpey avatar
Pedigree "FJC"
Shared by: Horace Wimpey on Apr, 2012
Summary: In jeremiah we are told not to brag about ourselves but to brag about God and our relationship with Him.
based on 1 rating
Scripture: Jeremiah 9:23-24
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 839
John Herrmann avatar
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Shared by: John Herrmann on Jun, 2011
Summary: Appropriate for July 4th Weekend, this sermon offers a brief glimpse into where freedom and celebration are perhaps lacking in the Christian life and how joy and freedom are ultimately to be found in Christ alone.
based on 2 ratings
Scripture: Jeremiah 9:9-12
Denomination: Lutheran
Views: 1,774
Ralph Andrus avatar
Life’s Major Pursuit
Shared by: Ralph Andrus on Feb, 2010
Summary: Pursuing God ❶. Gives us a Desire to Be Like Him ❷. Reveals the Truth About Ourselves ❸. Enables Us to Interpret Our World ❹. Makes Us Stronger & More Secur
based on 119 ratings
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 1,922,449
TOM TARPLEY avatar
Living by the Word
Shared by: TOM TARPLEY on Jan, 2010
Summary: Benefits of knowing God's Word
based on 1 rating
Scripture: Jeremiah 9:23-25
Denomination: United Methodist
Views: 1,507
Ralph Andrus avatar
Thriving in a Changing World
Shared by: Ralph Andrus on Jan, 2010
Summary: What Does The Bible Say About Prosperity & Success? ❶. Is it Wealth? ❷. Is it Approval? ❸. Is it Ministry?
Scripture: Jeremiah 9:23-24
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 850
Denise Raterta avatar
TRUE REPENTANCE
Shared by: Denise Raterta on Oct, 2009
Summary: Backsliding itself is of course horrendous. But it gets doubly shameful and we’ll end up dishonoring God even more when we repent without fully knowing exactly how we have offended God.
based on 1 rating
Scripture: Jeremiah 9:23-24
Denomination: *other
Views: 1,150
James May avatar
Legend of the Fall
Shared by: James May on Oct, 2009
Summary: The pattern, or Legend, of the fall of a man, or a nation, into judgment never changes. Neither does the sorrow of the Man of God as he watches it happen even though he does all he can to stop it.
based on 6 ratings
Scripture: Jeremiah 8:18-9:7
Denomination: Pentecostal
Views: 1,244
David DiYanni avatar
What Do You Believe? Islam Part 4
Shared by: David DiYanni on Aug, 2008
Summary: This is a sermon series that looks at false religions and cults and how they differ from Biblcial Christianity
based on 1 rating
Scripture: Jeremiah 9:23-24
Denomination: Vineyard
Views: 407
Billy Noel avatar
The God You Can Know
Shared by: Billy Noel on Jun, 2008
Summary: J Sidlow Baxter says God is a mystery, yet God says in Jeremiah 4: 23-24 that you and I can understand and know Him, knowing God is a process, you must seek Him and get to know Him by experience and divine revelation
based on 4 ratings
Scripture: Jeremiah 9:23-24
Denomination: Christian Church
Views: 947
Bruce Allen avatar
The Lord's Delight
Shared by: Bruce Allen on Apr, 2008
Summary: If you are going to boast - do not boast in what you can do with your wisdom, might, and riches. Instead when you glory - glory in the Lord.
based on 6 ratings
Scripture: Jeremiah 9:23-24
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 1,786
Richard Schwedes avatar
God's light shining through darkness
Shared by: Richard Schwedes on Jan, 2008
Summary: A sermon with an Australia Day emphasis, that reminds us how God’s light is constantly breaking through darkness to save people.
based on 2 ratings
Scripture: Jeremiah 9:1-4
Denomination: Lutheran
Views: 1,483
Tim Patrick avatar
Jesus, Everlasting Father
Shared by: Tim Patrick on Dec, 2007
Summary: In this sermon you will consider the phrase, "Everlasting Father," taken from Isaiah 9:6 in referring to Jesus
based on 2 ratings
Scripture: Jeremiah 9:6-7
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 4,272
Kellie Rupard-Schorr avatar
Finding the Balm in Gilead
Shared by: Kellie Rupard-Schorr on Oct, 2007
Summary: Jeremiah asks about healing for the people of Israel. How can we find our own healing?
based on 35 ratings
Scripture: Jeremiah 8:18-9:1
Denomination: *other
Views: 12,718
Colin Bain avatar
The Weeping Prophet
Shared by: Colin Bain on Feb, 2007
Summary: Describes and contrasts the hearts of the Pastor, the People and God, leading to reconciliation.
based on 12 ratings
Scripture: Jeremiah 9:1-6
Denomination: Salvation Army
Views: 3,724
Brent Charles avatar
The Fearful Father
Shared by: Brent Charles on Oct, 2006
Summary: A message to exhort Fathers towards Godly fear and holiness.
based on 2 ratings
Scripture: Jeremiah 9:23-24
Denomination: Bible Church
Views: 637
Ramsey Ledford avatar
The Things God Delights In
Shared by: Ramsey Ledford on Jul, 2005
Summary: To often people are consumed with their status in society or the way people percieve them to be when we should first and formost be concerned with how well we please God.
based on 48 ratings
Scripture: Jeremiah 9:23-24
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 6,183