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Jeremiah: Judgment and Restoration, Part V

The Mission of Jeremiah (Jeremiah 1:1-19)
I. (1:1-3) The Identity and Time of Jeremiah
II. (1:4-19) The Divine Call of Jeremiah
A. (1:4-5) The Predestination of Jeremiah
1. (1:4) The Origin in the Call
God does not look for his material, he himself creates it to suit his own purpose. He was determined to have a prophet to the nations, as long as nations existed on the earth, so, with that in mind, he formed and shaped Jeremiah, spiritually and physically.