Topic: Biblical Passage: Isaiah 9:6–6
Therefore, the Lord himself will give you a sign. Behold, the virgin shall conceive and bear a son, and shall call his name Immanuel.
The Advent (Arrival) of the Savior brings:
• Unstoppable HOPE
• Unrestrained JOY
• Undaunted PEACE
un·daunt·ed | adjective
not intimidated or discouraged by difficulty, danger, or disappointment:
For to us a child is born, to us a son is given; and the government shall be upon his shoulder, and his name shall be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace.
1. PEACE To Us
To Us a child is born
To Us a son is Given
2. PEACE under the Ruler of Heaven
But you, O Bethlehem Ephrathah, who are too little to be among the clans of Judah, from you shall come forth for me one who is to be ruler in Israel, whose coming forth is from of old,
And the LORD will be king over all the earth. On that day the LORD will be one and his name one.
I love that you have multiple prophets over multiple years giving us this beautiful Mosaic of what the Savior would be like. But a picture would never satisfy. We longed for the one who has a name.
3. PEACE has a Name
• Wonderful Counselor
• Mighty God
• Everlasting Father
• Prince of Peace