Contributed by Ely Lambert on Feb 12, 2003
The first century church is the goal of restoration. Ezra gives a unique perspective on the goal of restoration, as Israel is in the mode of restoration. Biblical reasoning and understanding can be applied to our modern application of restoration.
God’s Preparation for Restoration
Preached at the Laurel Church of Christ
On February 9, 2002
I. Nicknames are always of interest.
A. In college, my classmates gave me a couple; one that has followed me is “Ely the Prophet.”
B. A prophecy of mine came true. I am just