Get to know a minor prophet of the Old Testament and learn about the heart of God's character in relation to his rebellious people, Israel. Is there hope for the backslider? Just how long suffering is God? Can the sinner go too far down the path of rebellion? This book answers some of these most painful spiritual questions.
Hosea 1:1-2 The Severity & Goodness of God. Hosea 2:2-23 Backsliding - described, arrested, healed. Hosea 3:1-5 The way home. Hosea 4:1-19 God as Prosecutor. Hosea 4;6 Ignorance of God’s Word the Bible is not bliss it is sin, the dangers of a lack of knowledge. Hosea 5:1-15 Certain Judgement. Hosea 6:1-11 Let us return to the Lord. Hosea 7:1-16 A Message Too Clear to be Missed. Hosea 8:1-4 Self-help is no help. Hosea 9:1-17 God's Punishment fits the Crime. Hosea 10:1-15 It is time to seek the Lord. Hosea 11:1-11 Hope for Backsliders. Hosea 11:12-12:14 "Look where you could be". Hosea 13:1-16 Take Sin Seriously! Hosea 14:1-9 A final call.