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I. Stirred up to fulfill God's Word (v. 1)
Jeremiah 25:11-13 - This whole land shall become a ruin and a waste, and these nations shall serve the king of Babylon seventy years. 12 Then after seventy years are completed, I will punish the king of Babylon and that nation, the land of the Chaldeans, for their iniquity, declares the Lord, making the land an everlasting waste. 13 I will bring upon that land all the words that I have uttered against it, everything written in this book, which Jeremiah prophesied against all the nations.
Isaiah 44:28 - who says of Cyrus, ‘He is my shepherd, and he shall fulfill all my purpose’; saying of Jerusalem, ‘She shall be built,’ and of the temple, ‘Your foundation shall be laid.’”
II. Stirred up to support God's work (v. 2-4)
III. Stirred up to do God's mission (v. 5-11)
Hebrews 7:14a - “For it is evident that our Lord was descended from Judah,”
Matthew 4:18-22 - While walking by the Sea of Galilee, he saw t