Burning Hearts: Hosea – I Will Love Them Freely

Part 1 of the Burning Hearts sermon series.

By Pastor Don Pahl, originally preached on January 11, 2015.



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Main sermon text: Hosea 2:14-23; 14: 1-9



“I will Love Them Freely”

Background of Hosea:

Hosea’s 5 Sections or “Panels”

1 Hosea 1:2-9 Hosea 1:10-21
2 Hosea 2:2-13 Hosea 2:14-3:5
3 Hosea Hosea
4 Hosea 6:4-11:7 Hosea 11:8-11
5 Hosea Hosea 14:1-9

Credit: Robert B. Chisholm, Jr. Interpreting the Minor Prophets (1990), p. 22.

God demonstrates his love via

  • Discipline of those he loves:
  • Mercy toward those he loves:
  • Provision for those he loves;
  • Sacrifice for those he loves.

Jesus came to confirm and to demonstrate God’s Love

To listen to and read the notes of the next sermon in this series covering Joel 1-3, click here.

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Burning Hearts Series