The Light of Christmas

Scripture: Isaiah 9:2-7 Key Verse(s): The people who walked in darkness have seen a great light; those who dwelt in a land of deep darkness, on them has light shone. (v. 2) Observation: First Isaiah (chapters 1-39) is mostly a series of prophetic warnings about the impending judgment for Israel’s unfaithfulness to God. However, since God is a loving and inviting… Read More The Light of Christmas

But People Are Not Loving

Scripture: Isaiah 40:1-11 Key Verse(s): All people are like grass, and all their faithfulness is like the flowers of the field. The grass withers and the flowers fall, because the breath of the Lord blows on them. Surely the people are grass. (v. 6b-7) Observation: These opening verses of what is called Second Isaiah (chapters 40-55) are a poetic transition from First Isaiah (chapters 1-39)… Read More But People Are Not Loving