What's in a Name?

July 14, 2013

Stu Sherard

Hosea 1:1-2:1

Main Theme: Hosea’s marriage to Gomer symbolizes the spiritual marriage between God and his people and we, like Gomer, are unfaithful, but God, like Hosea, remains faithful.

  • I. Introduction: Background to the Book of Hosea.
  • II. The best and worst of times.
  • III. Symbolic Names: Jezreel, Lo-Ruhamah, Lo-Ammi
  • IV. The end at the beginning: Jezreel, Ruhamah, Ammi
  • V. Conclusion