Hosea: A Scandalous Love

Hosea: A Scandalous Love

14 Messages | May 2014 - Aug. 2014

Almost everyone would agree that God loves us. But what does that exactly mean? What is his love like—how big is it, how deep is it, does it eventually reach an end? In the book of Hosea, God gives us a startling and shocking picture of his love, an astounding love that is better than anything we could guess or make-up.

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May 11, 2014 by

An unlikely marriage reveals the seriousness of our sin and the greater, unflinching love of our Savior.

Scripture: Hosea 1:1-2:1

May 18, 2014 by

Even when we are guilty of spiritual adultery against Jesus, he mercifully draws us back to himself by lovingly calling us to repentance.

Scripture: Hosea 2:2-15

May 25, 2014 by

Our future hope is in Jesus' full work of redemption, in which he will make us fully and completely his.

Scripture: Hosea 2:16-3:5

June 1, 2014 by

God created us to know him in a deeply personal way. But our relationship with him will depend on whether we are like stubborn heifers or repentant sheep.

Scripture: Hosea 4:1-19

June 8, 2014 by

If we do not see the fierceness of God's judgment, we will not see the glory of Jesus' love for us.

Scripture: Hosea 5:1-15

June 15, 2014 by

Hosea 6 shows us God's reaction towards hypocrisy, and his grace towards sinners.

Scripture: Hosea 6:1-11

June 22, 2014 by

God calls us back to himself so that we can belong wholly to him.

Scripture: Hosea 7:1-16

June 29, 2014 by

The solution to our deepest problems can never be man-made but must come from our Maker.

Scripture: Hosea 8:1-14

July 6, 2014 by

We won't see what an amazing Savior we have if we don't see the depth of our problem.

Scripture: Hosea 9:1-17

July 13, 2014 by

In Hosea 10, God expresses the deceitfulness of sin and points towards Jesus as the greater vine.

Scripture: Hosea 10:1-15

July 20, 2014 by

In Hosea 11, God portrays himself as loving and merciful to his people despite their hard hardheartedness.

Scripture: Hosea 11:1-12

July 27, 2014 by

Deception is our default fallen solution to our deepest problem, but it does not solve anything. The only effective solution is returning straight to Jesus.

Scripture: Hosea 12:1-14

August 3, 2014 by

The story of Jesus does not make sense apart from the strong, biblical message of God's judgment.

Scripture: Hosea 13:1-16

August 10, 2014 by

In the final chapter of Hosea, God calls us once again to return to him, and he gives us a vision of the flourishing life we will find when we do.

Scripture: Hosea 14:1-9