Lifted out of our negative feelings

"No longer will they call you Deserted, or name your land Desolate ... for the Lord will take delight in you" (Isaiah 62:4), When everything's getting on top of us, our feelings can take control of us and run havoc with us. When this is happening to us, we feel like we can do nothing about …

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Jesus is the Word of God. He is our Saviour. He is our Lord — Learning From God’s Word

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Isaiah 46:1-47:15 ‘I am God, and there is no other; I am God, and there is none like Me… I am bringing My righteousness near, it is not far away; and my salvation will not be delayed’ (Isaiah 46:9,13). We thank You, Lord, that You don’t keep Your distance from us. You come near to […]

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The Name which is above every name

Isaiah 62:1-12  -  God has given us ‘a new Name’. It is ‘the Name which is above every name’, the Name of our Lord and Saviour, Jesus Christ (2; Philippians 2:9-11). Christ loves us. He has given Himself for us. He calls us His ‘Bride’ (Ephesians 5:25-27; 2 Corinthians 11:2; Revelation 21:2,9). Through faith in …

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God is gathering His people together ‘from every tribe and language and people and nation.’

Isaiah 56:1-57:10  -  ‘My House will be called a House of prayer for all nations’ (56:7). God is gathering His people together ‘from every tribe and language and people and nation’ (Revelation 5:9). ‘Salvation comes from the Jews’, but it doesn’t end there - ‘The Gospel is the power of God for the salvation of …

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God does not keep His distance from us. He comes near to us.

Isaiah 46:1-47:15  -  ‘I am God, and there is no other; I am God, and there is none like Me... I am bringing My righteousness near, it is not far away; and my salvation will not be delayed’ (46:9,13). God does not keep His distance from us. He comes near to us - ‘The Word …

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There is only one Foundation for our faith – Jesus Christ.

Isaiah 28:1-22  -  Jesus Christ is ‘the precious Cornerstone’. He is ‘the sure Foundation’ (16). Jesus is the Name of our salvation - ‘Salvation is found in no-one else... there is no other name... by which we must be saved’ (Acts 4:10-12). There is only one ‘Foundation’ for our faith - ‘Jesus Christ’ (1 Corinthians …

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The Name of Jesus is the Name of our salvation.

Isaiah 43:1-28  -  ‘I am the Lord your God, the Holy One of Israel, your Saviour... I am the Lord, apart from Me there is no saviour’ (3,11). Isaiah’s words turn our thoughts towards Jesus our Saviour. The Name of Jesus is the Name of our salvation: ‘Salvation is found in no-one else, for there …

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