Tag Archives: Jeremiah 13

Dirty Girdles by the Riverside

Sounds like the name of a bad country song. But no, it’s a story in the book of Jeremiah, Chapter 13. The lamenting, ever so fed up prophet that God gives an odd instruction to use for an illustration in a sermon. God tells Jeremiah to get his girdle (a belt of sorts) and put […]

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God, the Girdle and the Glory!

Strange title I know, but an even a stranger story that pierced my soul this morning as I read it. Jeremiah, who was only about 17 when God called him, was known as the weeping prophet. He knew what God’s judgment would bring to Israel and no matter how he cried or warned the people […]

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