Old Testament: Ezekiel 2:1-5 (Pentecost 6: Series B)
Ezekiel is not called/sent out to be “successful” in his prophetic ministry—he is sent out to be faithful!
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.