Category Archives: Amos

Amos 8

Amos 8 May 30, 2017 It is the Lord who chastises his own. This is an important truth from the Scripture. It would be such a tragedy to waste a tribulation. It must have been difficult for Amos to sleep … Continue reading

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Amos 7

Amos 7 May 29, 3017 The burden of the prophet is almost unbearable. The prophet is given insight others are not afforded. The insight creates a heavy heart and puts a burden deep inside that motivates the prophet to stand … Continue reading

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Amos 4

Amos 4 May 24, 2017 The warnings of judgment only intensify as Amos moves from chapter 3 to 4. In the opening paragraph, he states ample reason, because they have oppressed the poor and crushed the needy. The Old Testament … Continue reading

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Amos 5

Amos 5 May 25, 2017 Justice and Repentance The overarching theme of Amos 5 is that of hope, only in the Lord. Hopelessness is found in continuing the evil behavior. In verses 4 and 14, Amos pronounced hope to anyone … Continue reading

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Amos 2

Amos 2 May 22, 2017 In just a few days there will be a great celebration here in the US called Memorial Day. It is a day set aside each year to memorialize those who have gone before us. Particular … Continue reading

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Amos 1

Amos 1 May 19, 2017 One key theme of Scripture is God’s use of ordinary men to do extraordinary things. Amos is a book about a shepherd that God used to be a prophet.  Growing up in a farm and … Continue reading

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