Contributed by Wayne Lawson on Nov 14, 2013
God invites Hosea to dive into God’s own heart by entering into a relationship which he knows will be Unreciprocal. God wants Hosea to love someone—not just marry them, but Love them!—in the knowledge that his love will not be returned.
TITLE: THE PREACHER AND THE PROSTITUTE
SCRIPTURE: HOSEA 1:2-3
Hosea was a young preacher in the nation of Israel, the Northern Kingdom, and he was a contemporary of the prophets ISAIAH and AMOS. He lived, as we are told in the first verse, during the reigns of UZZIAH – JOTHAM –