Oh, Canada: Woe to the Proud Nations, For God’s Judgment is Nigh! (Amos 5; Amos 6)

Oh, Canada: Woe to the Proud Nations, For God’s Judgment is Nigh! (Amos 5; Amos 6)

Scripture reading – Amos 5; Amos 6 Click on this link for translations of this Bible study.  A word of introduction: As a citizen of the United States, I usually focus on the sad failings of the country I love. Like many, I lament the idiocy of government...
A Sorry State: Knowing Neither Right nor Wrong (Amos 3; Amos 4)

A Sorry State: Knowing Neither Right nor Wrong (Amos 3; Amos 4)

Scripture reading – Amos 3-4 Click on this link for translations of this Bible study.  Amos 3 – A Description of Israel’s Judgment for Its Transgressions   The Basis of God’s Judgment Against the “Children of Israel” (Amos 3:1-2)  Amos 3:1 declared God’s...
As Goes the Leaders, So Goes the Nation (Isaiah 2; Isaiah 3)

As Goes the Leaders, So Goes the Nation (Isaiah 2; Isaiah 3)

Scripture reading – Isaiah 2; Isaiah 3 Click on this link for translations of this Bible study. As you read today’s Scripture, reflect on its prophetic application to the house of Judah and the lessons we might take from the study that apply to our day....
“Reject God’s Law, and Man Becomes a Law unto Himself” (Judges 21)

“Reject God’s Law, and Man Becomes a Law unto Himself” (Judges 21)

Scripture reading – Judges 21 Today’s Scripture concludes our study in the Book of Judges. The era known as the “Judges” began with the death of Joshua (Judges 1) and finished with the death of Samson (Judges 16). Judges 21 concluded the time when judges ruled in...
“Lawlessness Breeds Moral Degeneracy” (Judges 19)

“Lawlessness Breeds Moral Degeneracy” (Judges 19)

Scripture reading – Judges 19-20 * The following is the first of two daily devotions for today. “It came to pass in those days, when there was no king in Israel” (Judges 19:1). Consider the question, “When was there no king [literally, no ruler or judge] in...

The Curse of a Dying Nation: Feminine Men and Rebellious Feminists (Deuteronomy 28)

Click on this link for translations of today’s devotion. (Additional languages available upon request by emailing HeartofAShepherdInc@gmail.com.) Scripture reading – Deuteronomy 28 The sum of today’s Scripture reading is essentially two words: Blessings and...