Tag: Ezekiel

  • Want to understand ‘the last days?’ Look in the Old Testament [part 3]

    This post is the conclusion of a three-part article examining what the Old Testament (OT) says about “the last days.” “The last days” is an important concept in the New Testament (NT) and has a big impact on Christian eschatology—the study of death, the judgment and eternal destiny of the soul. Interestingly, the NT writers never…

  • Can GOD Heal My Broken Relationship? (Hope for the brokenhearted)

    Ever found yourself facing a relationship that seems hopelessly broken? Yeah, me too. I want to share a Scripture with you to give you hope that GOD is able to heal your broken relationship.

  • September 6 – Ezekiel’s Vision of a New Temple (Part 2)

    Reading Eze. 44:4-23, 24b, 25-27, 31, 24a, 28-30; 45:1-25; 46:1-24; 47:1-23; 48:1-35b Devotional Today we conclude our two-day look at Ezekiel’s vision regarding a new temple. In today’s reading, GOD reminds Ezekiel of various aspects of the Law of Moses which are to be carried out once the captivity period ends, and there are new…

  • September 5 – Ezekiel’s Vision of a New Temple (Part 1)

    Reading Eze. 40:1-49; 41:1-26; 42:1-20; 43:1-27; 44:1-3 Devotional Twelve years after Ezekiel’s last message from GOD, the LORD appeared to him in a vision and took him to Israel and set him on a high mountain. A man who looked like bronze appeared next to Ezekiel. The man had a measuring stick in his hand.…

  • September 3 – Repent and Live

    Reading Eze. 32:1-32; 33:1-20 Devotional It has now been over 12 years since Ezekiel was taken to Babylon. The children of Israel complained among themselves because of their suffering, saying: …Truly our transgressions and our sins are upon us, and we waste away because of them; how then can we live? (Eze. 33:10 AMP) GOD…

  • September 2 – Ezekiel’s Vision of Dry Bones

    Reading Eze. 37:1-28; 38:1-39:29 Devotional GOD showed Ezekiel more visions and gave him more prophecy to speak to Israel: 1 The hand of the LORD came upon me and brought me out in the Spirit of the LORD, and set me down in the midst of the valley; and it was full of bones. 2…

  • September 1 – Bad Shepherds and The Good Shepherd

    Reading Eze. 33:21-33; 34:1-31; 35:1-15; 36:1-38 Devotional Throughout the Bible GOD frequently compares older men to shepherds and everyone else to sheep. In GOD’s design, older men should be wise and very experienced because they have lived a long time. They’ve seen a lot, learned from past mistakes and the mistakes of others, and therefore…

  • August 26 – Ezekiel’s Theme: Jehovah is the Sovereign LORD

    Reading Eze. 26:1-21; 27:1-36; 28:1-26 Devotional In today’s reading GOD pronounces judgment upon the cities of Tyre and Sidon. The majority of the reading focuses upon the sins of Tyre and the details of what will occur to the city and its inhabitants as a result. Throughout today’s reading and throughout the book of Ezekiel…

  • August 25 – GOD Will Avenge His People

    Reading Eze. 25:1-17; 26:1-16; 30:1-26; 31:1-18 Devotional In today’s reading, Ezekiel prophesies of the coming punishment upon the lands of Egypt, Ammon, Edom, Philistia, and Assyria. There are four primary reasons given for the punishment of these peoples: Their pride Their idolatry Their wickedness Their persecution of GOD’s people Israel In the past month or…

  • August 21 – GOD Kills Ezekiel’s Wife As A Sign

    Reading Eze. 24:1-27 Devotional On the very day that Jerusalem was besieged by Nebuchadnezzar, GOD spoke to Ezekiel and told him what was happening hundreds of miles away from Babylon. In one of the saddest and most difficult to explain events in all of Scripture, GOD tells Ezekiel that He is going to take the…