Today’s advent thought can be found at Pause, Ponder, Prepare day 2
Our verses from Jeremiah speak about God’s faithfulness. Despite Israel and Judah turning away from God and worshipping other idols, God does not forsake them. And in Jesus’ coming, we see God’s promise for restoration fulfilled.
God’s promises were originally to the people of Israel; in Jeremiah’s time these people were divided into the houses of Israel and Judah. Today we are scattered across the world.
And wherever we are, during this Advent, we look towards the coming of Jesus as a sign that God keeps his promises …