Category Archives: Isaiah

Isaiah 10:1 “Woe to those who make unjust laws…”

Isaiah 10:1 “Woe to those who make unjust laws, to those who issue oppressive decrees….” Reflection: The word of God should never be used to justify or defend oppression, discrimination, persecution, torture, degradation, harm to children and mothers, false imprisonment, … Continue reading

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Isaiah 56:7 — The Church is For All Peoples

A house of prayer for all nations. A house of prayer for all peoples. Isaiah 56:7 “these I will bring to my holy mountain and give them joy in my house of prayer. Their burnt offerings and sacrifices will be … Continue reading

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Isaiah 9:6 “For Unto Us a Child is Born”

Isaiah 9:6 (NKJV) “For unto us a Child is born, unto us a Son is given; and the government will be upon His shoulder. And His name will be called Wonderful, Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace.” Reflections: … Continue reading

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Advent Week 1 and 2: Of Hope and Peace

So far at my church we have celebrated two weeks of Advent, the season where we prepare to celebrate and memorialize the first coming of Jesus Christ, when Christ comes as a child in the world. Each Sunday in the … Continue reading

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Isaiah 40:8 “The Word of Our God Stands Forever”

Isaiah 40:8 “The grass withers and the flowers fade, but the word of our God stands forever.” (NLT – New Living Translation) Reflection:  No matter what the season, no matter what may come and go– good or bad– the one … Continue reading

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An Infinite God, Infinite Possibilities

It is often said in many different ways that God’s ways are not our ways and His thoughts are not our thoughts. Isaiah 55:8-9 pretty much sums it up with, “For my thoughts are not your thoughts, nor are your … Continue reading

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Praying for Our Nation, Government, and Leaders

1 Tim 2:1-2.  Prov. 1:23, 2:10-12, 2:21-22.  Psalm 25:21, Psalm 1:1, Psalm 107:20. 2 Chron. 20:32, 7:14, Hebrews 12:27, 3:13. 1 Cor. 4:5, Rev. 2:5, 1 Chron. 22:19, Acts 26:18, 2 Peter 3:9, Isaiah 49:22, 59:16, Zech 10:1, Hab 3:2, … Continue reading

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