- Jeremiah in experiencing terrible anguish says, “I hurt!” (v.1-18)
- How badly was Jeremiah hurting? (2:11-12; 3:48)
- Why is it so important for us to take our anguish to God in prayer?
- Jeremiah, still in terrible anguish says, “I remember!” (v.19-21)
- Besides his past trials, what else does Jeremiah remember?
- Besides our past trials, what else do we need to be remembering?
- Because Jeremiah remembers, he has hope in God’s steadfast love (v.21-24).
- Why is it so important for us to remember the steadfast love of God?
- What will help us better remember God’s steadfast love?
- How can we become a people who are typified by hope?
- The LORD is good to those who hope in Him and seek Him (v.25).
- Why must hoping in the LORD lead to sincerely seeking Him?
- What will happen in our lives when we truly hope and diligently seek?
- It is good to quietly wait for the salvation of the LORD (v.26).
- Why is waiting quietly better than complaining?
- In terrible anguish, where will we find strength to wait quietly for God?
Call to Action: In times of anguish to quietly wait for God’s steadfast love.