Amos 8

We’ve almost finished our tour through Amos. Which probably hasn’t been the most uplifting experience, talking about the repeated failure of God’s people, and coming judgement. And there’s more of that today. But we’ll finish on some more hopeful stuff tomorrow. Promise.

At the start of chapter 8, God continues in the children’s talk format with which he began chapter 7, this time bringing in a fruit basket as a prop:

Amos 8:1 This is what the Sovereign Lord showed me: a basket of ripe fruit. “What do you see, Amos?” he asked. “A basket of ripe fruit,” I answered.

A sticker for young Amos down the front.

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