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You feel like a failure! But in necessitated a hasty escape by many down
whose eyes? Jeremiahâ€™s life into Egypt. History tells us he died there and
and labor were one huge was buried in an unrecognized grave. There
failure, zilch, nada, in the he lies awaiting the resurrection morning.
eyes of his contemporaries.
He accomplished virtually nothing in the Being a failure in the eyes of your friends
way of reform or revival. His preaching fell and associates counts for very little. Jeremiahâ€™s
on deaf ears. Maybe PowerPoint would have life was arranged by God Who told him what
helped. He lived a very lonely life, received to expect as far as deaf ears and lonely days.
little if any appreciation, had perhaps one Jeremiah accomplished Godâ€™s will in his life,
convert and follower, Baruch, and saw no and nothing else really matters. He gets a per-
disciples gathered around him. He was im- fect 10 from God for â€œsuccessâ€ in his life and
prisoned, mocked, and suspected of being a ministry.
traitor, a fifth-columnist.
The Pain of Self-Awareness
He watched with horror and tears as the
nation was carried away into captivity and Perhaps it is not that you are a failure in
then had to watch the internal strife which the eyes of others, but a failure in your own