Complacent

Cities of The Levites - Joshua 21:1 – 21:45 (commentary)

As has been previously stated the Levites, the servants of God, were not to own their own land in Canaan. Instead they were to be scattered among the other tribes as stated by Moses in his final message to the tribes, “They shall teach Thine ordinances to Jacob, and Thy law …

Warnings to Zion And Samaria - Amos 6:1 – 6:14 (commentary)

Amos condemned the rich, powerful leaders for living in luxury gained through violence and for ignoring the poor of the land (vv. 1-7). One of the main reasons Israel’s spiritual life had declined was because God’s people had grown complacent (v. 1). They had grown smug and sel …

You Can Reject God’s Word But Not Destroy it - Jeremiah 36:1 – 36:32 (commentary)

In Chapter 36 there is another revelation of what God requires of a nation. Here we have the story of how this book of Jeremiah came to be written. It takes us back to the fourth year of Jehoiakim the son of Josiah, king of Judah, about the midpoint of Jeremiah’s ministr …