Archive for the ‘devotional’ Category

Ezekiel 29:6–7: “Then all the inhabitants...

June 21st, 2018 by Pastor Ed in devotional
The reeds that grew by the Nile River in Egypt are what we in ...

Ezekiel 28:12 “Son of man, take up a lamentation...

June 20th, 2018 by Pastor Ed in devotional
This lament over the king of Tyre is similar to Isaiah 14:3–23, which foretold ...

Ezekiel 27:1–2: “The word of the LORD came again...

June 19th, 2018 by Pastor Ed in devotional
This chapter of Ezekiel, written in a traditional funeral rhythm (a lament), continues the ...

Ezekiel 26:14: “‘I will make you like the top...

June 18th, 2018 by Pastor Ed in devotional
The next 3 chapters of Ezekiel are prophesies of the coming destruction of Tyre, ...

Ezekiel 25:1: “The word of the LORD came to...

June 17th, 2018 by Pastor Ed in devotional
Over and over again Ezekiel clearly claimed that the words he spoke came from ...

Ezekiel 24:18: “So I spoke to the people in...

June 16th, 2018 by Pastor Ed in devotional
Ezekiel had been proclaiming to his fellow captives that Babylon would lay siege and ...

Ezekiel 23:16: “As soon as her eyes saw them,...

June 15th, 2018 by Pastor Ed in devotional
In this chapter, God compared Israel and Judah to 2 adulterous sisters who went ...

Ezekiel 22:30: “So I sought for a man among...

June 14th, 2018 by Pastor Ed in devotional
Saints of old have taken this verse to mean that sin creates holes or ...

Ezekiel 21:26–27: “thus says the Lord God:...

June 13th, 2018 by Pastor Ed in devotional
This statement, "Remove the turban and take off the crown," is no doubt a ...

Ezekiel 20:31 “For when you offer your gifts and...

June 12th, 2018 by Pastor Ed in devotional
The elders said they wanted to inquire of the Lord, but God said, "I ...

Ezekiel 19:1–2: “Moreover take up a lamentation...

June 11th, 2018 by Pastor Ed in devotional
God gave Ezekiel 2 parables to deliver to the people concerning the difficulties Israel ...

Ezekiel 18:2–4: “What do you mean when you...

June 10th, 2018 by Pastor Ed in devotional
This was a proverb, or well-known saying, in Ezekiel's day; much like the quotes ...

Ezekiel 17:23: “On the mountain height of Israel...

June 9th, 2018 by Pastor Ed in devotional
God spoke another powerful parable to His people, through His prophet Ezekiel, about their ...

Ezekiel 16:5: “No eye pitied you, to do any...

June 8th, 2018 by Pastor Ed in devotional
This parable found in chapter 16, the longest chapter in the Book of Ezekiel, ...

Ezekiel 15:2: “Son of man, how is the wood...

June 7th, 2018 by Pastor Ed in devotional
In Isaiah 5, God used the symbol of a vine and a vineyard for ...

Ezekiel 14:3: “Son of man, these men have set...

June 6th, 2018 by Pastor Ed in devotional
Ezekiel is referred to as "son of man" 93 times in the Book of ...

Ezekiel 13:18: “and say, ‘Thus says the...

June 5th, 2018 by Pastor Ed in devotional
The women God was rebuking in this passage are women who claimed to be ...

Ezekiel 12:1–2: “Now the word of the LORD came...

June 4th, 2018 by Pastor Ed in devotional
The statement, “the word of the Lord came to me,” occurs 50 times in ...

Ezekiel 11:19–20: “Then I will give them...

June 3rd, 2018 by Pastor Ed in devotional
God promises to give a whole or undivided heart to believers in this, His ...

Ezekiel 10:18: “Then the glory of the LORD...

June 2nd, 2018 by Pastor Ed in devotional
Ezekiel’s vision, which began in chapter 8, again included God’s throne. The first part ...

Ezekiel 9:8: “So it was, that while they were killing...

June 1st, 2018 by Pastor Ed in devotional
After God showed Ezekiel the destruction of his nation, Ezekiel asked if God was ...

Ezekiel 8:12: “Then He said to me, ‘Son...

May 31st, 2018 by Pastor Ed in devotional
God showed Ezekiel a vision of what was really going on in the minds ...

Ezekiel 7:19: “They will throw their silver...

May 30th, 2018 by Pastor Ed in devotional
Ezekiel gave God's people a clear warning that their money would become worthless. He ...

Ezekiel 6:9: “Then those of you who escape...

May 29th, 2018 by Pastor Ed in devotional
This is one of the most insightful Scriptures into the heart of God in ...

Ezekiel 5:1–2: “And you, son of man, take...

May 28th, 2018 by Pastor Ed in devotional
In Hebrew society, it was a symbol of disgrace for a man to have ...

Ezekiel 4:3: “Moreover take for yourself an...

May 27th, 2018 by Pastor Ed in devotional
In the last chapter, God told Ezekiel his tongue would stick to the roof ...

Ezekiel 3:26: “I will make your tongue cling...

May 26th, 2018 by Pastor Ed in devotional
Here God did something very strange. He called Ezekiel to be a prophet and ...

Ezekiel 2:4–5: “For they are impudent and...

May 25th, 2018 by Pastor Ed in devotional
Like Jeremiah, God called Ezekiel to be both a priest and a prophet. This ...

Ezekiel 1:2–3: “On the fifth day of the month,...

May 24th, 2018 by Pastor Ed in devotional
Ezekiel, along with King Jehoiachin, was taken captive to Babylon during the Babylonians 2nd ...

Lamentations 5:4–6: “We pay for the water...

May 23rd, 2018 by Pastor Ed in devotional
Jeremiah tells us that the Babylonian officials charged the Jewish slaves for their own ...

Lamentations 4:2: “The precious sons of Zion,...

May 22nd, 2018 by Pastor Ed in devotional
The Babylonians regarded the Jews, who they had conquered and brought to captivity in ...