Through the Bible, May 6

Reading: Amos 1; 2:6-16; 4; 5:18-24; 7:10-17; 8:1-14 Summary: God sent the prophet Amos from Judah to Israel.  Though Jonah (yesterday’s reading) is the first of the literary (writing) prophets, Amos is the first whose written message is directed primarily to God’s people.  This farmer is sent by God to …