Hosea 13:1-14d

A sermon by Dr. David Booth on
Hosea 13:1-14d (evening worship)

Sermon Title: “Where is Thy Sting?”

The Lord’s Relentless Judgment on Israel
13:1 When Ephraim spoke, there was trembling; he was exalted in Israel, but he incurred guilt through Baal and died. 2 And now they sin more and more, and make for themselves […]

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Hosea 3:1-5

A sermon by Dr. David Booth on
Hosea 12:7-14 (evening worship)

Sermon Title: “Woven Together: Judgment and Deliverance”

7 A merchant, in whose hands are false balances, he loves to oppress. 8 Ephraim has said, “Ah, but I am rich; I have found wealth for myself; in all my labors they cannot find in me […]

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Hosea 11:12-12:6

A sermon by Dr. David Booth on
Hosea 11:12-12:6 (evening worship)

Sermon Title: “Feeding on the Wind”

11:12 Ephraim has surrounded me with lies, and the house of Israel with deceit, but Judah still walks with God and is faithful to the Holy One. 12:1 Ephraim feeds on the wind and pursues the east wind […]

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Hosea 11:1-11

A sermon by Dr. David Booth on
Hosea 11:1-11 (evening worship)

Sermon Title: “The LORD’s Love for Israel”

The Lord’s Love for Israel
11:1 When Israel was a child, I loved him, and out of Egypt I called my son. 2 The more they were called, the more they went away; they kept sacrificing […]

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Hosea 10:13-15

A sermon by Dr. David Booth on
Hosea 10:13-15 (evening worship)

Sermon Title: “Collapsing from the Inside Out”

13 You have plowed iniquity; you have reaped injustice; you have eaten the fruit of lies. Because you have trusted in your own way and in the multitude of your warriors, 14 therefore the tumult of war shall […]

By |December 4th, 2011|Dr. David Booth, Hosea|Comments Off on Hosea 10:13-15

Hosea 10:4-12

A sermon by Dr. David Booth on
Hosea 10:4-12 (evening worship)

Sermon Title: “Time to Seek the LORD”

4 They utter mere words; with empty oaths they make covenants; so judgment springs up like poisonous weeds in the furrows of the field. 5 The inhabitants of Samaria tremble for the calf of Beth-aven. Its […]

By |November 27th, 2011|Dr. David Booth, Hosea|Comments Off on Hosea 10:4-12

Hosea 10:1-3

A sermon by Dr. David Booth on
Hosea 10:1-3 (evening worship)

Sermon Title: “False Wealth Replacing True”

10:1 Israel is a luxuriant vine that yields its fruit. The more his fruit increased, the more altars he built; as his country improved, he improved his pillars. 2 Their heart is false; now they must bear their […]

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Hosea 9:1-6

A sermon by Dr. David Booth on
Hosea 9:1-6 (evening worship)

Sermon Title: “Results of the Captivity”

The Lord Will Punish Israel
9:1 Rejoice not, O Israel! Exult not like the peoples; for you have played the whore, forsaking your God. You have loved a prostitute’s wages on all threshing floors. 2 Threshing floor and wine […]

By |November 13th, 2011|Dr. David Booth, Hosea|Comments Off on Hosea 9:1-6

Hosea 8:1-14

A sermon by Dr. David Booth on
Hosea 8:1-14 (evening worship)

Sermon Title: ” You’re Going to Reap What You Sow”

Israel Will Reap the Whirlwind
8:1 Set the trumpet to your lips! One like a vulture is over the house of the LORD,because they have transgressed my covenant and rebelled against my law. 2 To […]

By |November 6th, 2011|Dr. David Booth, Hosea|Comments Off on Hosea 8:1-14

Hosea 6:11b-7:16

A sermon by Dr. David Booth on
Hosea 6:11b-7:16 (evening worship)

Sermon Title: “Dangerous Alliances”

For you also, O Judah, a harvest is appointed, when I restore the fortunes of my people. When I would heal Israel, the iniquity of Ephraim is revealed, and the evil deeds of Samaria; for they deal falsely; the […]

By |October 23rd, 2011|Dr. David Booth, Hosea|Comments Off on Hosea 6:11b-7:16

Hosea 6:7-11a

A sermon by Dr. David Booth on
Hosea 6:7-11a (evening worship)

Sermon Title: “Sin Like Adam, Die Like Adam”

But like Adam they transgressed the covenant; there they dealt faithlessly with me. Gilead is a city of evildoers, tracked with blood. As robbers lie in wait for a man, so the priests band […]

By |October 16th, 2011|Dr. David Booth, Hosea|Comments Off on Hosea 6:7-11a

Hosea 6:4-6

A sermon by Dr. David Booth on
Hosea 6:4-6 (evening worship)

Sermon Title: “What the LORD Delights In”

What shall I do with you, O Ephraim? What shall I do with you, O Judah? Your love is like a morning cloud, like the dew that goes early away. Therefore I have hewn them by […]

By |October 9th, 2011|Dr. David Booth, Hosea|Comments Off on Hosea 6:4-6

Hosea 6:1-3

A sermon by Dr. David Booth on
Hosea 6:1-3 (evening worship)

Sermon Title: “Repentance and Perseverance”

Israel and Judah Are Unrepentant
6:1 “Come, let us return to the LORD; for he has torn us, that he may heal us; he has struck us down, and he will bind us up. 2 After two days he will […]

By |October 2nd, 2011|Dr. David Booth, Hosea|Comments Off on Hosea 6:1-3

Hosea 5:8-15

A sermon by Dr. David Booth on
Hosea 5:8-15 (evening worship)

Sermon Title: “Blow the Trumpet”

Blow the horn in Gibeah, the trumpet in Ramah. Sound the alarm at Beth-aven; we follow you, O Benjamin! 9 Ephraim shall become a desolation in the day of punishment; among the tribes of Israel I make known what is […]

By |September 25th, 2011|Dr. David Booth, Hosea|Comments Off on Hosea 5:8-15

Hosea 5:1-7

A sermon by Dr. David Booth on
Hosea 5:1-7 (evening worship)

Sermon Title: “Worthless Leaders”

Punishment Coming for Israel and Judah
5 Hear this, O priests! Pay attention, O house of Israel! Give ear, O house of the king! For the judgment is for you; for you have been a snare at Mizpah and a net spread […]

By |September 18th, 2011|Hosea|Comments Off on Hosea 5:1-7

Hosea 4:15-19

A sermon by Dr. David Booth on
Hosea 4:15-19 (evening worship)

Sermon Title: “Israel is Hopeless”

15 Though you play the whore, O Israel, let not Judah become guilty. Enter not into Gilgal, nor go up to Beth-aven, and swear not, “As the Lord lives.” 16 Like a stubborn heifer, Israel is stubborn; can the Lord […]

By |September 11th, 2011|Dr. David Booth, Hosea|Comments Off on Hosea 4:15-19

Hosea 4:7-14

A sermon by Dr. David Booth on
Hosea 4:7-14 (evening worship)

Sermon Title: “Imminent Ruin”

7 The more they increased, the more they sinned against me; I will change their glory into shame. 8 They feed on the sin of my people; they are greedy for their iniquity. 9 And it shall be like people, like priest; […]

By |August 21st, 2011|Dr. David Booth, Hosea|Comments Off on Hosea 4:7-14

Hosea 3:1-5

A sermon by Dr. David Booth on
Hosea 3:1-5 (evening worship)

Sermon Title: “Israel Loved and Therefore Chastened”

Hosea Redeems His Wife

1 And the Lord said to me, “Go again, love a woman who is loved by another man and is an adulteress, even as the Lord loves the children of Israel, though they turn to […]

By |July 31st, 2011|Dr. David Booth, Hosea|Comments Off on Hosea 3:1-5

Hosea 2:14-23

A sermon by Dr. David Booth on
Hosea 2:14-23 (evening worship)

Sermon Title: “Restored, Blessed, a Blessing”

The Lord’s Mercy on Israel

14 “Therefore, behold, I will allure her,
and bring her into the wilderness,
and speak tenderly to her.
15 And there I will give her her vineyards
and make the Valley of Achor a door of hope.
And there she […]

By |July 24th, 2011|Dr. David Booth, Hosea|Comments Off on Hosea 2:14-23

Hosea 2:2-15

A sermon by Dr. David Booth on
Hosea 2:2-15 (evening worship)

Sermon Title: “Winning Back the Harlot Bride”

2 “Plead with your mother, plead—
for she is not my wife, and I am not her husband—
that she put away her whoring from her face, and her adultery from between her breasts;
3 lest I strip her naked and […]

By |July 17th, 2011|Dr. David Booth, Hosea|Comments Off on Hosea 2:2-15