Old Testament: Lamentations 3:22-33 (Pentecost 5: Series B)
In the overall context of Lamentations this text stands out as a breath of fresh air, or perhaps more accurately, words of relief after so much dismal lamenting!
Old Testament: Job 38:1-11 (Pentecost 4: Series B)
The fact that the LORD answers Job is a great gift of love and mercy, but He does not provide the answers Job seeks.
Old Testament: Ezekiel 17:22-24 (Pentecost 3: Series B)
God's new planting will keep the ancient Messianic covenantal promise alive and bring it to fruition.
Old Testament: Genesis 3:8-15 (Pentecost 2: Series B)
This is the first direct promise of the Seed who will reunite all mankind to God by defeating Satan on the Cross.
Old Testament: Isaiah 6:1-8 (Holy Trinity: Series B)
Does Isaiah find himself in the Holy of Holies in the Jerusalem Temple, or is this taking place in the Heavenly Temple? Perhaps we might say the answer is “Yes.”