Monthly Archives: May 2010

The buck stopped there.

The Word for today:Ezekiel 20:45-21:32 mark this:  Ezekiel 21:2-3“Son of man, set your face toward Jerusalem, preach against the holy places, and prophesy against the land of Israel; and say to the land of Israel, ‘Thus says the Lord: “Behold, … Continue reading

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a History of Mercy

The Word for Today: Ezekiel 20 Mark this: verses 9, 14, 22 “for the sake of My Name…” I love being inspired by the amazing heroes in the Bible- Joseph shows me what true forgiveness means, Daniel teaches me integrity, … Continue reading

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Jesus (formerly) of Nazareth

The Word for today:Ezekiel 18, 19 mark this: Ezekiel 18:1-4The Lord spoke to me and said, “What is this proverb people keep repeating in the land of Israel?–‘The parents ate the sour grapes, But the children got the sour taste.’ … Continue reading

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To whom has the arm of the LORD been revealed?

The Word for today:Ezekiel 17 God always had something up his sleeve. At the end of Ezekiel chapter 16, God tells us that he will cleanse and restore his unfaithful wife (Jerusalem).  She had broken the marriage covenant (referring to … Continue reading

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every word: how blunt truth turned an S.O.B. into a son of God

The Word for today: Ezekiel 16 Shelley wondered the other day whether we should warn some of our young, impressionable readers about some very graphic anatomical descriptions which we will encounter in Ezekiel. I replied with the standard line:  “Nothing they … Continue reading

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