Reading today Ed M.’s devotional based on Jer 6.27, one finds much to identify with.
The prophet tested Judah. He found them to be “hardened rebels” who acted “corruptly,” Jeremiah 6:28; cf. Isaiah 1:23. They rejected Jehovah. So Jehovah “rejected them,” Jeremiah 6:30.
Focus question: What motivates your service to God? Recognition? Material reward? Physical comfort? Approval of men? Or approval of God?