Monthly Archives: October 2011

I’ll be back soon

For those of you who may be wondering what happened to this daily blog, southern New Hampshire and much of New England was snowed into the stone age for a few days — no electricity or Internet and poor cell … Continue reading

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You’re never too lost for God — Ezekiel 33-35

Well central New England received its first snowfall of the season — with more predicted for the weekend. Some of us are delighted, others of us are groaning at the anticipated work of snow removal; but it’s all a part … Continue reading

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Pharaoh, are you listenin’? — Ezekiel 29-32

Today’s reading is primarily aimed at Egypt and its pharaoh. Egypt for a very long time had been a top-tier nation — sometimes at the very top of the tier (or pyramid, if you’re into puns). But Egypt’s stature as … Continue reading

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No more briers — Ezekiel 25-28

I’m biting off a little more than my usual 3 chapters today, because the context really didn’t end until the end of Ezekiel 28. Even so, the judgments on the nations around Israel continues on through to chapter 32. But … Continue reading

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Spiritual lewdness — Ezekiel 22-24

Today’s reading includes a chapter that is sometimes called the Bible’s pornographic chapter, the parable of Oholah and Oholobah. But the general theme of the section is about Israel’s abominations, Israel’s spiritual lewdness, and consequent wrath of God toward Israel. … Continue reading

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Grace and the end of grace — Ezekiel 19-21

OK, you could be wondering about the “end of grace”. How could that be? you might be thinking. I need to be clear, this is not about any sort of new salvation by works theology. It is about the truth that … Continue reading

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God’s unrequited love — Ezekiel 16-18

There are few songs sadder than those of unrequited love. Most all of us have been there — had a crush on someone who either didn’t know that we existed or loved someone else. A couple of times in the … Continue reading

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