The Rev. Joseph WinstonOctober 25, 2009
Grace and peace are gifts for you from God, the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ.
Perhaps you have heard a story that goes something like this. Once upon atime, there was a student studying today’s lesson from Jeremiah.The days are surely coming, says the L
, when I will make a newcovenant with the house of Israel and the house of Judah. It will notbe like the covenant that I made with their ancestors when I took them by the hand to bring them out of the land of Egypt – a covenantthat they broke, though I was their husband, says the L
. But thisis the covenant that I will make with the house of Israel after thosedays, says the L
: I will put my law within them, and I will writeit on their hearts; and I will be their God, and they shall be my people.
Romans 1:7, 1 Corinthians 1:3, 2 Corinthians 1:2, Galatians 1:3, Ephesians 1:2, Philippians1:2, 2 Thessalonians 1:2, Philemon 1:3.