Morning Musings: Jeremiah 32:39

“I will give them one heart and one way, that they may fear me forever, for their own good and the good of their children after them.”  (ESV – Read the chapter)

This is perhaps one of the greatest gifts that God gives to His people.  One heart.  The NIV renders the Hebrew here “an undivided heart.”  How often has a divided heart resulted in trouble in your life?  It has done plenty in mine.  When our heart is divided, we are trying to give our devotion to more than one thing.  That never goes well.  As Jesus observed, when we try that we invariably wind up hating one thing at the expense of the other. Read the rest…