Sermon Audio – Jeremiah 29:11 In Context
“For I know the plans I have for you, declares the LORD, plans for welfare and not for evil, to give you a future and a hope.” Jeremiah 29:11 ESV
Jeremiah 29:11 is one of the most loved verses in the Bible yet very few understand the intriguing context that surrounds the verse. When properly understood in context this beautiful verse takes on even greater meaning.
Outline of Jeremiah 29
Jeremiah 29:1-23 – Letter 1 – Jeremiah writes from Jerusalem to the exiles in Babylon
Jeremiah 29:24-28 – Letter 2 – In response to Jeremiah’s letter Shemaiah writes from Babylon to the people and priests in Jerusalem
Jeremiah 29:29-32 – Letter 3 – Jeremiah responds to the exiles in Babylon condemning Shemiah as a false prophet
Also referred in this sermon: Daniel 9:1-5
This sermon was originally recorded at the North York Gospel Chapel, York, PA on May 23, 2015.