October 13, 2020

Today you should read: Ezekiel 13

Much of this book talks about God’s judgment. When we read about God’s judgment we know that we’re not talking about opinions but instead truth and facts. God doesn’t have opinions but speaks truth. God’s judgment is the righteous punishment or mercy to a people who have disobeyed God and His standards. And part of that judgment is toward God’s people as we’ve been reading about in Ezekiel.

In fact, the book of Ezekiel has the word “judge” or “judgment” more than any other book in the Bible, twenty times alone between chapters 4 and 24. In the judgment we ready about today it’s his judgment toward those who were false prophets. People who were supposed to be the voice of God spitting out lies and heresy disguised as truth. We want God to judge such people and we can trust that one of 4 things come out of such judgment.

  1. Accountability
  2. Divine Wrath (in which we see mostly in these chapters)
  3. Exiles from the Church
  4. Mercy

We can all hope and pray for accountability and mercy in God’s judgment, but must trust in God’s will over ours.

By: Erik Koliser — West Campus Pastor

God is honored when we intentionally seek Him in prayer. As a church, we want dependent prayer to be something that marks us. Use the comment section to post prayer requests and experiences of how God has answered prayer and/or changed you through prayer! If you would like to be enrolled to get weekly prayer reminders, text @cpclex to 81010.


Author: Center Point Church

A multi-campus church in central Kentucky. Our mission is to take everyone we meet one step closer to becoming a true disciple of Jesus Christ.

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