The people in Ezekiel’s time were very bad. They had forgotten completely about God and how to live the way God intended. Actually, when we think about today’s world, it seems very similar in many ways. Don’t we get the feeling at times that people just don’t even think about God?
Here’s a way to understand verse 13, a very important verse in the reading. Those who only think of themselves and not of others will dry up like a muddy pond, because there is no stream flowing into it to keep it fresh.
Pray for leaders, for your family, and of course yourself, that the living water of God’s Holy Spirit will be gushing into our hearts.
Mondays are dedicated to the reading of the Hebrew Prophets.
This year in the Easter Season we read selections from Ezekiel 1—16.
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