Tag: Isaiah

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Unforgettable! That’s What You Are in God’s Eyes

Let’s put ourselves in the shoes of the Jewish people in the days right before the birth of Christ. God had not spoken through his prophets in about 400 years. What may have people been thinking about the Lord? Do you think some started wondering if God had forgotten them? … That maybe, just maybe, …

God’s zeal for the lost is a Christian’s zeal to proclaim

God’s zeal to not remain silent is a Christian’s zeal today. His passion is our passion. His sacrificial love for all people is what sparks Christians to step out of their comfort zones and proclaim his message of salvation.

It’s time to put your house in order

“Remember, O LORD, how I have walked before you faithfully and with wholehearted devotion and have done what is good in your eyes.” (Isaiah 38:3)

Finding mysteries of the Holy Spirit in the flight of a hummingbird

“Like birds hovering overhead, the Lord Almighty will shield Jerusalem; he will shield it and deliver it, he will ‘pass over’ it and will rescue it.”  (Isaiah 31:5) What does it take for a bird to hover in the air? The great birds of prey fly high into the air to catch the stream of …

To be an Oak of Righteousness

Like seeds of oaks planted in Boise, which were unnatural to the area, they still took root and grew into splendid, mature trees. Through God’s Word, seeds of faith were planted into mortal hearts that were unnatural and dying in this world.

Praying for confidence in the power of God’s Word

Rain and snow comes down from the heavens and brings life. There is a purpose behind each raindrop and every snowflake. Rain is often used as a symbol of abundance in the Bible and gives us a unique description of how God uses His Word in this world. The Bible says in Isaiah, “As the …

A messenger of good news has beautiful feet

Back in ancient times, people relied on traveling messengers to hear the latest news. A messenger who brought good news was considered to have beautiful feet. Great joy and relief greeted any good news from the battlefront, especially regarding the safety of loved ones. In the Apostle Paul’s letter to the Romans, he quotes a well-known verse …

The mystery in Christmas

The prophet Isaiah made an astounding prophecy. He states, “A shoot will come up from the stump of Jesse; from his roots a Branch will bear fruit. The Spirit of the Lord will rest on him…” From the family line of David, a young shoot, a child, will come up from a stump—the remnant of a dynasty lost …