Uncommon Hearing

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Ears large, small, lobed, protruding

  • Ears holding earbuds, fitted with aids, covered with muffs, cupped to hear
  • Ears bejeweled with dangles & diamonds, hoops & studs, silver & gold
  • Ears alert, straining, muffled, unhearing
  • Ears, gifts from the Creator, perceiving revelations and listening for more

Spiritual ears

  • Opened by God to hear His voice[1]
  • Learning His secrets[2]
  • Discerning His whispers[3]
  • Listening to learn[4]
  • Receiving direction[5]
  • Awaking to listen[6]
  • Hearing the cries of the poor[7]

Tomorrow’s ears

  • Hear, take to heart the words of prophecy because the time is near[8]
  • Listen for the sound of the trumpet[9]
  • Anticipate music not yet heard, a new song [10] 

For the Lord himself will come down from heaven, with a loud command, with the voice of the archangel and with the trumpet call of God, and the dead in Christ will rise first. After that, we who are still alive and are left will be caught up together with them in the clouds to meet the Lord in the air. And so we will be with the Lord forever.[11]

[1] Isa 50:5

[2] Ps 25:14

[3] Matt 10:27

[4] Prov 18:15  

[5] Isa 30:21

[6] Isa 50:4-5

[7] Prov 21:13 

[8] Rev 1:3

[9] 1 Cor 15:51-52

[10] Rev 14:2-3

[11] 1 Thess 4:16-17