Today’s Journey Post

September 23 – 29

Loving God,
I have experienced grief and pain many times, but You are not to blame. Even in correction You show the utmost kindness. I praise You for such unfailing love.


MONDAY

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Watch this video about exile.

Read Jeremiah 52 and 2 Kings 25. These chapters are very similar.
Audio: https://www.biblegateway.com/audio/dramatized/niv/Jer.52-Jer.52
Audio: https://www.biblegateway.com/audio/dramatized/niv/2Kgs.25-2Kgs.25


TUESDAY

Watch this video about Lamentations.

Read Lamentations 1-2.
Audio: https://www.biblegateway.com/audio/dramatized/niv/Lam.1-Lam.2


WEDNESDAY

Read Lamentations 3-5.
Audio: https://www.biblegateway.com/audio/dramatized/niv/Lam.3-Lam.5


THURSDAY

Watch this video about Obadiah.

Read Obadiah.
Audio: https://www.biblegateway.com/audio/dramatized/niv/Obad.1-Obad.1


FRIDAY

Read Ezekiel 25-27.
Audio: https://www.biblegateway.com/audio/dramatized/niv/Ezek.25-Ezek.27


SATURDAY

Use this video to pray for Lebanon today. The city of Tyre from yesterday’s reading is in modern-day Lebanon, on Israel’s northern border.

Read Psalm 79. Psalm 79 is a lament for the destruction of Jerusalem, in which Israel both acknowledges their own sins and asks God to judge their enemies.

Audio: https://www.biblegateway.com/audio/dramatized/niv/Ps.79-Ps.79


SUNDAY

Watch this video with an overview of the book of Psalms, relating it to the theme of exile.

Read Psalm 74. Psalm 74 is a lament for the devastation of Jerusalem, asking God to rise up and defend His cause.

Audio: https://www.biblegateway.com/audio/dramatized/niv/Ps.74-Ps.74