Presentation on theme: "A vision of God 1.The meaning of the vision 2.The glory of God and the defiled temple 3.The glory of God and the new temple 4.The church as the temple."— Presentation transcript:
A vision of God 1.The meaning of the vision 2.The glory of God and the defiled temple 3.The glory of God and the new temple 4.The church as the temple of God
The 4 pictures 1.The storm from the north 2.The 4 creatures 3.The 4 wheels 4.The throne above the expanse
The storm 1.A windstorm from the north 2.The flashing lightning 3.A brilliant light around the storm 4.A center of fire.
The 4 living creatures 1.Four faces 2.Four wings 3.Legs 4.Arms
Four faces 1.Like man 2.Like a lion 3.Like an ox 4.Like an eagle
Attributes of the 4 Creatures 1.They are in full reference of God 2.They move on command of the Spirit 3.They move in straight lines 4.Their appearance is like fire
The 4 wheels 1.The wheels with therein another wheel 2.The eyes on the rim of the wheels 3.The wheels moved in straight 4.The wheels were moved by the Spirit
Behaviour of Creatures in intermezzo 1.They covered their bodies 2.The sound of their wings is like the voice of God 3.When they stood still they lowered their wings. 4.They could hear a voice from above the expanse
God revealed 1.A throne 2.A figure like that of a man 3.A man that look like fire 4.A rainbow
The glory of God and the defiled temple 1.Judgment enacted Ez. 3:23 2.The Holy God versus the sinful creation Ez. 8 vs. 4. God comes to see and to let see 3.God moves in to judge Ez. 9 4.God moves away from the sinful people
The glory of God and the new temple 1.Gods glory coming from the east 2.The law of God fully restored 3.Perfect harmony
The Country restored 1.The temple restored 2.The kingdom restored 3.The land divided in a new way 4.The life giving river flowing from the temple
The church as the temple of God 1.Jesus and the Holy Spirit Jn. 7:38 2.Jesus as the temple of God 3.Jesus as the fulfillment of Ez. 4.The Church as the temple of God
The message of Ezekiel 1 1.Judgment comes when the temple is defiled 2.God does want to dwell with his people 3.A perfect sacrifice has been given 4.The church is Gods temple 5.Full restoration is on its way.