I Know the Plans I Have for You

Tony Reinke:

Jeremiah 29:11 is a precious verse to many: “For I know the plans I have for you, declares the Lᴏʀᴅ, plans for welfare and not for evil, to give you a future and a hope.”

So how can Gentile John Piper, or any of us, lay claim to this hopeful promise made to Israel, God’s covenant people? Pastor John explains in this 3-minute video:

 

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I am currently serving churches and colleges as a bible teacher, overseas and in the UK.

2 thoughts on “I Know the Plans I Have for You

  1. I am not convinced that Jer 29:11 is for us but all scripture is to us. Following John Pipers reasoning, are we, then, to move everything from the OT forward?
    I think not.

    • Redemptive-history reveals progression in God’s covenantal relationship to his people, both in terms of understanding and efficacy, towards its ultimate fulfilment in Christ.

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