Summary: God has promised a return on your investment in His work.
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Pastor James May
Invest in God’s Promises
Jeremiah 32:8 (quickview)  So Hanameel mine uncle’s son came to me in the court of the prison according to the word of the LORD, and said unto me, Buy my field, I pray thee, that is in Anathoth, which is in the country of Benjamin: for the right of inheritance is thine, and the redemption is thine; buy it for thyself. Then I knew that this was the word of the LORD.
Jeremiah 32:14 (quickview)  Thus saith the LORD of hosts, the God of Israel; Take these evidences, this evidence of the purchase, both which is sealed, and this evidence which is open; and put them in an earthen vessel, that they may continue many days.
Throughout the Word of God, He has promised us so many blessings. A few weeks ago we examined the fact that most, if not all, of God’s promises are ours if we meet the condition that God requires for each one. Now I want to take the examination of God’s promises one step further.
In the previous chapters of Jeremiah, God is dealing with Jeremiah on behalf of the nation of Israel, especially the Southern Kingdom known as Judah. The people of Israel had provoked God to wrath and brought judgment upon their own heads in the form of an army of Chaldeans commanded by King Nebuchadnezzar of Babylon.
Jeremiah came preaching to Zedekiah, King of Judah, that judgment was coming quickly but Zedekiah didn’t want to hear about judgment so he had Jeremiah cast into the palace prison. Zedekiah preferred to listen to the lying prophets instead of God’s words from Jeremiah.