I’m Awesomely Humble (Lectionary Study for Sunday, September 1, 2013)

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Bible Cliff’s Notes (My dog ate my Bible!) First Reading Jeremiah 2:4-13 The prophet shares God’s mournful disappointment that the people of Israel have turned from God, even after being delivered from the desert into a land of plenty. Their transgressions are twofold: forsaking God and trying to create new false gods for themselves. and Proverbs 25:6-7 A wise call to humility, the author of the proverb warns that it’s better to place yourself in a lower social standing and be … [Read more...]