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Wind, Water, and Life in Desolation

Ezekiel 37:1-10 NRSV

Have you ever felt like you were in a place of desolation? In other words, when have you felt hopeless, stranded, parched from thirst, empty? 844 more words


Dry Bones

Death has taken over. Nothing is left to offer but the eventual dust they will become. The mourning is over, the memory is all that remains. 371 more words

Walking By Faith And Not By Sight

Haftarat Pesach—Ezekiel: Dry Bones

During the week of Passover/Pesach, we pause in the annual cycle of Torah readings to commemorate the story of the liberation from slavery in Egypt. 927 more words


5 Lent 2017: Be raised into new life

Raising of Lazarus, from Art in the Christian Tradition, a project of the Vanderbilt Divinity Library, Nashville, TN.  http://diglib.library.vanderbilt.edu/act-imagelink.pl?RC=46168 

You can listen to my sermon on the stories of the… 72 more words


Dem Dry Bones

Have you ever felt like a pile of dry bones?  I know I have.  There was a time when I became totally exhausted and burned out.  232 more words

April 2017: Change

The Life Giving Spirit of God.

The valley of dry bones symbolizes the state of those who do not have faith in Christ, who have rejected His grace.



Matters of Life and Death - A Sermon for April 2, 2017 (Lent V) - The Rev. Pan Conrad

Imagine what it would be like to have Ezekiel’s vision, set down in the middle of a valley filled with dry bones. You can close your eyes and picture it, imagining the sight of those bones and the sound of the wind, but there’s no way we can imagine what Ezekiel might have felt without knowing a little bit about him. 1,266 more words