“If at any time I announce that a nation or kingdom is to be uprooted, torn down and destroyed, and if that nation I warned repents of its evil, then I will relent and not inflict on it the disaster I had planned. And if at another time I announce that a nation or kingdom is to be built up and planted, and if it does evil in my sight and does not obey me, then I will reconsider the good I had intended to do for it.” (Jeremiah 18:7–10, NIV 1984).
My Musing – How goes it with the nation or kingdom that you live in? Has God had to reconsider the good He intended for it? Or has He relented from the disaster He had planned?
My Advice – There is little we can do as an individual to influence the direction that our nations will take. “Another time” may be in store for your nation “at any time.” Now is the time for us to decide the Kingdom where we really belong? What decision have you made? “As for me and my house …“