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December 8, 2019  

13 - How to live in exile

Jeremiah 29:1-23 - Tim Smylie

  1. Wherever God has put you, work and pray for good in that situation - (vv1-9)
  2. Seek the God who will work all things for his people's good - (vv10-14)
  3. Don't be distracted by promises of a quick fix - (vv15-23)
December 1, 2019  

12 - How do you tell a true prophet from a false one?

Jeremiah 23:9-40  Tim Smylie

Do they agree  with God about:

  1. His holiness - sin is serious (vv9-15)
  2. His wrath - peace is not guaranteed (vv16-22)
  3. His power - he is inescapable and his Word is effective (vv23-32)
  4. His goodness - the truth is not burdensome (vv33-40)
November 24, 2019  

11 - The King

Jeremiah 21v1-23v8 - Tim Smylie

  1. The LORD is King of kings (21:1-14)
  2. The purpose of kings (22:1-9)
    1. To do what is just and right
  3. The trouble with kings (22:10-19)
  4. The end of kings? (22:20-30)
  5. The Saviour King (23:1-8)
November 10, 2019  

10 - A broken jar, and a broken man

Jeremiah 19-20  - Tim Smylie

  1. A message of just and unavoidable judgment - (19:1-15)
  2. A messenger who goes down to the depths of suffering - (20:1-18)
November 3, 2019  

09 - The Potter

Jeremiah 18 - Tim Smylie

  1. Clay in the potter's hands (vv1-10)

    1. God is sovereign- he is completely in control - (vv5-6)
    2.  Our response matters - God is not a tyrant - (vv7-10)
  2. Responding to the potter's touch - (vv11-23)
    1. Means responding to: His message - (vv11-17)
    2. ......and his messenger - (vv18-23)
October 20, 2019  

08 - The Healer of hearts

Jeremiah 17:1-18 - Tim Smylie

  1. Sin is deeply set in the human heart - (vv1-4)
  2. Hearts are deceitful - (vv5-9)
  3. The LORD knows and heals hearts - (vv10-18)
October 13, 2019  

07 - When pain gets personal

Jeremiah 11:18 - 12:17 - Tim Smylie

  1. God's messenger feels the pain of betrayal and questions God's justice - (11:18 - 12:17)

  2. The God of justice reveals the depths of his pain, and the long reach of his love - (12:5-17)
October 6, 2019  

06 - Worthwhile wisdom

Jeremiah 9:12-10:16 - Tim Smylie

  1. Understands the folly of forsaking God's Word - (9:12-22)
  2. Understands the value of knowing God - (9:23-10:16)
    1. He is the only one to fear - (10:1-7)
    2. He is the uncreated creator and ruler of all - (10:8-13)
    3. He is the only true and lasting treasure - (10:14-16)
September 29, 2019  

05 - Worthless worship

Jeremiah 7-8:3 - Tim Smylie

  1. Confidence in salvation without a commitment to obedience - (7:1-15)
  2. Living life without listening to God - (7:16-31)
  3. Worthless worship leads to death - (7:32-8:3)
September 22, 2019  

04 - Visions of judgment and the anguish of love

Jeremiah 4:5-31 -  Tim Smylie

  1. Deserved disaster (vv5-18)
  2. Divine distress (vv19-22)
  3. Pathetic defiance (vv23-31)
September 15, 2019  

03 - Return to me

15th September 2019 - Tim Smylie

1. Unfaithfulness is unforgivable - (3:1-11)
2. God offers outrageous mercy - (3:12-18)
3.We return through true repentance - (3:19-4:4)

September 8, 2019  

02 - A love story

Jeremiah 2 - Tim Smylie

  1. First love - (vv1-3)
  2. Forsaking first love - (vv4-8)
  3. Bitter rewards - (vv9-37)
    1. Slavery - (vv14-19)
    2. Foolishness - (vv20-28)
    3. Stubborn unbelief - (vv29-37)
September 1, 2019  

01 - You’re ready

Jeremiah 1 - Tim Smylie

  1. A message for then, and now - (vv1-3)
  2. God prepares his messenger - (vv4-5)
  3. God provides a powerful message - (vv6-10)
  4. God makes promises to his messenger - (vv11-19) 
    1. God will do what he said - (vv11-12)
    2. Judgement is coming - (vv13-16)
    3. Stand up and you'll stand firm - (vv17-19)