Posted in August 2012

August 27, 2012 – Go!

And each went straight forward. Wherever the spirit would go, they went, without turning as they went. (Ezekiel 1:12 ESV)     Ezekiel’s ministry began as a captive in Babylon. He was taken during the second captivity along with King Jehoiachin. Ezekiel encouraged his fellow captives to settle down because they will be there awhile ~ … Continue reading

August 20, 2012 – Wait, write and listen

And the LORD answered me: “Write the vision; make it plain on tablets, so he may run who reads it. For still the vision awaits its appointed time; it hastens to the end—it will not lie. If it seems slow, wait for it; it will surely come; it will not delay. (Habakkuk 2:2-3 ESV) The Book of Habakkuk starts off with a … Continue reading

August 13, 2012 – Nothing but the TRUTH

“Woe to the shepherds who destroy and scatter the sheep of my pasture!” declares the LORD.(Jeremiah 23:1 ESV)   I heard one the other day – you know, the shepherd upon whom Jeremiah pronounced the woe. He spoke at a funeral of a relative.    A faction of my family belongs to a fairly new church denomination. … Continue reading

August 6, 2012 – Go through

I’ve been hearing a lot about suffering lately. In my Philippians class, week 7, that seems to be the prevailing topic. Which would explain why I’m behind. That and we had a medical emergency involving my younger son while we were out of town this weekend. So I’m trying to keep my distance from the … Continue reading