This Week’s Guest Post At The New Normal: Do You Want The Bad News First?


We’ve all heard it before (then again, we’ve all said it before): “I’ve got good news, and I’ve got bad news.” When someone says it to us, we tend to want to hear the bad news first, usually because we want the good news last. Of course, the good news often doesn’t make sense without the bad news.

We see this bad news/good news scenario played out throughout the prophecies of Jeremiah. The prophet reveals God’s plans for judgment on the people of Israel and Judah who have turned their backs on Him.

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