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Tell of all His wonderful works

Tell of all His wonderful works
We all have a story to tell. Why not share yours with someone today. Be blessed with His presence and grace today.Psalms 105: Tell of All His Wonderful Works1 Oh give thanks to the LORD; call upon his name; make known his deeds among the peoples!2 Sing to him, sing praises to him; tell of all his wondrous works!3 Glory in his holy name; let the hea...
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Bless the Lord O my soul!

Bless the Lord O my soul!
What's king David's answer to the challenges of life?….Just keeping praising God. Psalms 103:Bless the LORD, O My Soul Of David.1 Bless the LORD, O my soul, and all that is within me, bless his holy name!2 Bless the LORD, O my soul, and forget not all his benefits,3 who forgives all your iniquity, who heals all your diseases,4 who redeems your life...
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Sing a new song

Sing a new song
What characteristics about our Saviour bring you the most comfort? It varies depending on the season doesn't it. Today we consider a few psalms that speak of the central character traits of our great God. Be blessed as you read and pray.Psalms 98: Make a Joyful Noise to the LORD. A Psalm.1 Oh sing to the LORD a new song, for he has done marvellous ...
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Worship the Lord

Worship the Lord
Our Lord is glorified in the midst of the praises of His people. We see in today's psalms that David drew strength by praising his Saviour. May He be glorified through your praises today.Psalms 94: The LORD Will Not Forsake His People1 O LORD, God of vengeance, O God of vengeance, shine forth!2 Rise up, O judge of the earth; repay to the proud what...
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My refuge and fortress

My refuge and fortress
We go back to the book of Psalms this week. May our Lord bless you as you read and pray. Live for His glory.Psalms 90: Book Four From Everlasting to Everlasting A Prayer of Moses, the man of God.1 Lord, you have been our dwelling place in all generations.2 Before the mountains were brought forth, or ever you had formed the earth and the world, from...
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The River of Life and the Land allotments in the Millennium

The River of Life and the Land allotments in the Millennium
God apportions an inheritance for us all. But what about what He has promised to Israel. Today we see the river of life flowing from the Millennial temple eastward and into the dead sea – which will then become alive. Ezekiel also describes the Millennial land boundaries.Ezekiel 47: Water Flowing from the Temple1 Then he brought me back to the door...
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The portion of the Prince

The portion of the Prince
The Prince shall live here. There are a few things in this chapter that are difficult to reconcile with the once and for all sacrifice for Christ. But the Prince rules and reigns from this temple.Ezekiel 44:The Gate for the Prince1 Then he brought me back to the outer gate of the sanctuary, which faces east. And it was shut.2 And the LORD said to m...
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God's glory fills the Millennial temple

God's glory fills the Millennial temple
When God's glory fills the temple all other ministry ceases. God's glory filled Solomon's temple. The glory seen by Ezekiel will fill the earth, not just the temple. May Christ fill our hearts, minds and lives today.Ezekiel 42: The Temple's Chambers1Then he led me out into the outer court, toward the north, and he brought me to the chambers that we...
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Ezekiel's Temple

Ezekiel's Temple
These next nine chapters are some of the most difficult passages in the whole of the bible to interpret. I will give what I believe they mean, but know that faithful theologians from all denominations in all ages have tried to interpret them and come up with different conclusions. They are known as Ezekiel's temple. Be blessed as you read and pray ...
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The war to end all wars - Gog and Magog

The war to end all wars - Gog and Magog
Today we enter into some very difficult prophetic passages in Ezekiel. We deal with God and Magog, etc. Is it Russia, or China or other? Have a read and see what you think. Above all, be blessed as you read God's word.Ezekiel 38: Prophecy Against Gog1 The word of the LORD came to me:2 "Son of man, set your face toward Gog, of the land of Magog, the...
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Can these bones live?

Can these bones live?
Ezekiel is asked "Can these bones live?" Today we hear of the impossible. The dead come back to life. Can Israel live again after being destroyed as a nation? What is impossible with man is possible with the Lord.Ezekiel 37: The Valley of Dry Bones1 The hand of the LORD was upon me, and he brought me out in the Spirit of the LORD and set me down in...
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Edom destroyed, but Israel will be rebuilt

Edom destroyed, but Israel will be rebuilt
Ezekiel speaks both against Mt Seir (Edom) and Israel. But Israel will be restored.Ezekiel 35: Prophecy Against Mount Seir1 The word of the LORD came to me:2 "Son of man, set your face against Mount Seir, and prophesy against it,3 and say to it, Thus says the Lord GOD: Behold, I am against you, Mount Seir, and I will stretch out my hand against you...
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False Shepherds of Israel

False Shepherds of Israel
Ezekiel continues in his prophesy's against shepherds. Men who feed themselves and not the sheep. Jesus would later speak of the same in Matt 7:15.Ezekiel 34:Prophecy Against the Shepherds of Israel1 The word of the LORD came to me:2 "Son of man, prophesy against the shepherds of Israel; prophesy, and say to them, even to the shepherds, Thus says t...
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Ezekiel and the watchman

Ezekiel and the watchman
The role of the watchman on the wall was vital. Ezekiel was called to be a watchman for Israel. In the same way pastors and preachers have the same charge today.Ezekiel 33:Ezekiel Is Israel's Watchman1 The word of the LORD came to me:2 "Son of man, speak to your people and say to them, If I bring the sword upon a land, and the people of the land ta...
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Egypt - slain by the sword

Egypt - slain by the sword
We read of the final end of the Egyptians in today's reading. May you see the supernatural in the working out of your prayers and witness today.Ezekiel 32: A Lament over Pharaoh and Egypt1 In the twelfth year, in the twelfth month, on the first day of the month, the word of the LORD came to me:2 "Son of man, raise a lamentation over Pharaoh king of...
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The fall of Egypt

The fall of Egypt
Ezekiel devoted three chapters to what would happen to the city of Tyre. He also devotes four chapters to what would happen to the Egyptians. Here are chapters two and three of that discourse. Go in Christ's grace and strength.Ezekiel 30:A Lament for Egypt1 The word of the LORD came to me:2 "Son of man, prophesy, and say, Thus says the Lord GOD: "W...
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Tyre, Satan and fall of Egypt

Tyre, Satan and fall of Egypt
Ezekiel tells us more about the future of Tyre, Egypt and his people Israel. May the Lord show you its relevance for us today. Be blessed.Ezekiel 28: Prophecy Against the Prince of Tyre1 The word of the LORD came to me:2 "Son of man, say to the prince of Tyre, Thus says the Lord GOD: "Because your heart is proud, and you have said, 'I am a god, I s...
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The fall of Tyre

The fall of Tyre
The ancient city of Tyre represented a number of things spiritually. Ezekiel devotes the next two chapters that describe the character and judgement of this city and how it reflects the hearts of those who rejected the authority of the Lord.Ezekiel 27: A Lament for Tyre1 The word of the LORD came to me:2 "Now you, son of man, raise a lamentation ov...
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King Neb the destroyer

King Neb the destroyer
Ezekiel not only prophesies against Israel but all the nations that have set themselves up against a true knowledge of the Lord.Ezekiel 25:Prophecy Against Ammon1 The word of the LORD came to me:2 "Son of man, set your face toward the Ammonites and prophesy against them.3 Say to the Ammonites, Hear the word of the Lord GOD: Thus says the Lord GOD, ...
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The resurrection - "Peace be with you"

The resurrection - "Peace be with you"
The resurrection is the high point to the cross. John gives his witness of this central event of history. Praise the Lord for resurrection power and authority. Christ's first message to His frightened and confused disciples is "Peace be with you". May that be the case for you today.John 20:The Resurrection1 Now on the first day of the week Mary Mag...
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