A word about Ezekiel
Ezekiel’s ministry as a prophet began in
Yet I will remember the covenant I made with you in the days of your youth, and I will establish an everlasting covenant with you (60). I spent my meditations on this verse. For me it is a mind-bender.
God spent the first 59 verses excoriating
My mind and senses are not sure what to do with this. I have no earthy or human scenario with which to relate this.
God will NOT forget His covenant! His word is His bond.
I realize one place I cannot go is to presume upon God… “Oh, I am in the covenant, I have no fears. In the end God will save me no matter how I live or what I say or how bad I become…” And yet, I cannot dismiss the fact that once God gave His Word in covenant, He would fulfill it.
In the end I sit and marvel at the faithfulness of the Lord. God is so totally other and I am driven to my knees in humbleness………….
Oh, God, how is it You called me? I deserve nothing. In Jesus You gave everything. My only response is, “Oh, Oh, praise Him. Oh, Oh, praise Him. Alleluia! Alleluia! Allelu-uia!”