Is Jeremiah 17:9 appropriate to apply to Christians? Wouldn’t it be a contradiction of what Christ has done for us?
Typology in the Bible helps us understand God’s Word. The three harvests of Israel offer typology that points to the bodily resurrection of all people.
You shall love the LORD your God with all your heart, soul, and mind.
ESTABLISH YOUR HEART IN
It is good that the heart
be established by grace
ANCHOR YOUR SOUL IN
This hope we have as an anchor of
the soul, both sure and steadfast.
RENEW YOUR MIND IN THE
Be transformed by the
renewing of your mind.
Forgetting Precedes Falling
Be Restored by Remembering, Repenting, and Returning
Get equipped with knowledge!
Having eyes, do you not see? And having ears, do you not hear? And do you not remember?
Be encouraged in hope!
Remember therefore how you have received and heard; hold fast and repent.
Live empowered with love!
For you were like sheep going astray, but have now returned to the Shepherd and Overseer of your souls.
1 Peter 2:25
Reasons for Hope* Jesus
Reasons for Hope* Jesus exists to glorify God by equipping you to know Jesus better, to love Him more & to be ready always to share your faith. We are here, 24/7, to help you better understand God’s Word and to remember the HOPE you have in Jesus that will establish your heart, anchor your soul and renew your mind.
All truth is given by revelation, either general or special, and it must be received by reason. Reason is the God-given means for discovering the truth that God discloses, whether in His world or in His Word. While God wants to reach the heart with truth, He does not bypass the mind. ― Jonathan Edwards (1703 – 1758)