Week 31 “Filled with Glory”

Week 31 “Filled with Glory” Today’s Text: Ezekiel 43-48 Key Text: Ezekiel 43:1 “Then the man brought me to the gate facing east, and I saw the glory of the God of Israel coming from the east. His voice was like the roar of rushing waters, and the land was radiant with his glory. The… Continue reading Week 31 “Filled with Glory”

Week 28: True Security

Today’s Text: Ezekiel 25-30 Key Text: Ezekiel 28:25-26 The judgment goes on and on, against nation after nation. The prophet speaks with bold authority: against Ammon, Moab and Seir, Edom, Philistia, Tyre, and Egypt. History can attest to how these nations came under divine condemnation. Then, nestled there in the midst of judgment and wrath,… Continue reading Week 28: True Security

Week 27: With A Mighty Hand

Today’s Text: Ezekiel 19-24 Key Text: Ezekiel 20:33 “As I live, says the Lord God, surely with a mighty hand and an outstretched arm, and with wrath poured out, I will be king over you.” The prophet Ezekiel’s writings are not for the faint of heart. Chapter after chapter, it is fire and brimstone all… Continue reading Week 27: With A Mighty Hand

Week 30 Friday

Dry Bones Today’s scripture selection: Ezekiel 37-42 Key verse: Ezekiel 37:3 Dry; dusty; and very definitely dead – that described the vision of bones that the prophet saw before him. There is nothing quite so final; so void of hope than death – especially when it is graphically represented by not just one or two… Continue reading Week 30 Friday

Week 29 Friday

No Longer Scattered Today’s scripture selection: Ezekiel 31-36 Key verse: Ezekiel 34:12 The image of a shepherd watching over his flock is an understandably popular one in the scriptures. Time and again we see it – a picture of either a good shepherd protecting the flock; or a lazy or corrupt one leaving them in… Continue reading Week 29 Friday

Week 28 Friday

Suddenly Silenced Today’s scripture selection: Ezekiel 25-30 Key verse: Ezekiel 27:31-32 It must have been something to see: Tyre – this powerful city, on the edge of the sea, sending its merchandise out to distant lands, satisfying many nations with its great wealth and exotic wares. And then, judgment came. “Your wealth, merchandise and wares,… Continue reading Week 28 Friday

Week 27 Friday

Holy Sabbath Today’s scripture selection: Ezekiel 19-24 Key verse: Ezekiel 20:20 “Keep my Sabbaths holy, that they may be a sign between us.  Then you will know that I am the LORD your God.”      Mention God’s laws; God’s principles and it’s not long before someone is sure to mention “Well, you need to keep… Continue reading Week 27 Friday

Week 26 Friday

Stumbling Blocks or Stepping Stones Today’s scripture selection: Ezekiel 13-18 Key verse: Ezekiel 14:3 The ancient prophets were always providing their audience with choices. Those choices were about happiness or sorrow; growth or stagnation; faithfulness or idolatry; life or death. Sometimes the people chose correctly – too often they ignored the prophets’ pleading and chose… Continue reading Week 26 Friday

Week 25 Friday

An Absent God Today’s scripture selection: Ezekiel 7-12 Key verse: Ezekiel 10:18 Prophets rarely had easy messages for their audience. But surely one of the most difficult to deliver was how at one point in their history the “glory of the Lord departed” from the temple – and their presence. Idolatry had struck its final… Continue reading Week 25 Friday