A Pursuing Love
Sin adds to your trouble, it sucks away your energy, and it sets you apart from God’s blessings. If the people would only take a closer look at themselves, they would see the toll their sin is taking on them. But they won’t take that look. Maybe it’s that way for some of us right […]
Hosea tells the story of God’s relationship with his people: he calls out their sin, he urges repentance, he warns of God’s judgment, and he assures them of God’s mercy.
God didn’t choose the Israelites to belong to him because they were less sinful than other people groups. God set his love upon them, not because of their virtue, but simply because he chose to. God would make himself known to the world and bring glory to himself, by punishing the sins of His people, […]
Today’s study is meant to introduce us to the Book of Hosea, and prepare us for a deep dive into the first 3 chapters of this 14 chapter book. The first 3 chapters are Hosea’s personal story, the story of his relationship to his unfaithful wife, Gomer. It’s about how her sin led to her […]