Read:  Jeremiah 3:6-25, 4:1-9

“It is not long before Jeremiah discloses that he is not merely an instrument through whom God mechanically speaks.  Jeremiah has his own feelings, doubts and questions.  He now records the first of many conversations he will have with God throughout his ministry.  This one reveals Jeremiah’s concern for his hearers.”

Read:  Jeremiah 4:10-12

“God reaffirms that there will indeed be peace, but not before judgment and terrible destruction which will bring agony to both God himself and his children in Judah.”

Read:  Jeremiah 4:13-31, 5:1-12

All quotations taken from The Daily Bible.