God’s Quill: Transforming Your Life

Every individual is a unique thread woven into the grand design of life. Our stories unfold, marked by various themes—some uplifting, others shadowed by the struggles of human experience. Experience the profound intersection of our lives and the divine narrative. We...

Patience Unveiled: The Story of The Father Who Waits

Jesus tells the story, in Luke 15, about the prodigal son who wanted to experience life apart from the family with no restrictions, no rules, and no accountability. Live as he wished, spend as he could and enjoy life as he wanted, at least until the money ran out. In...

Knowing God Makes The Difference!

A casual reading through the prophets, like Hosea, could leave one with the impression that they are killjoys, being the epitome of pessimism gone rampant. "Poor players who strut and fret their hour upon the stage … idiots, full of sound and fury but signifying...

Who Will Carry The Prophetic Mantle?

Have you ever wondered what happened to Hosea's children? I'm sure that it was not easy growing up in an environment that was hostile to Hosea's message and especially carrying names that reflected that message. Jezreel - God sows; Lo-Ruhamah - No mercy; Lo-Ammi - Not...

Spiritual Drift: Who Pays The Price?

Hosea prophetically makes this declaration in 4:6: "My people are destroyed for lack of knowledge." He identifies what he means by this in vs.6. "They have rejected knowledge; They have forgotten the law of their God." The resulting behaviour from this is found in vs....

Does It Matter?

If you were asked, "What is the key verse in Hosea 4," how would you answer? What verse would you land on? For me, the answer would be in vs.6. "My people are destroyed for lack of knowledge." What did that mean in Hosea's day? He identifies two things. They have...

Unveiling The Depths Of Hosea’s Love!

What would cause a wife and mother of three to leave her family and return to a life of adultery? Why would she make this decision? Have you ever wondered what's really going on in her life? A casual reading may miss some vital questions that need to be asked. In...

How Do You Mend A Broken Heart?

"I can think of younger days when living for my lifeWas everything a man could want to doI could never see tomorrowI was never told about the sorrow And how can you mend a broken heart?How can you stop the rain from falling down?Tell me, how can you stop the sun from...

Why Would Hosea Choose These Names?

In Hosea 1:2 God instructs the prophet to "go, take for yourself a wife of harlotry. And children of harlotry. For the land has committed great harlotry by departing from the Lord." It's unknown why he chose Gomer as his wife. Her lifestyle would have been in sharp...

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