Thursday, December 6, 2012

Which part is most meaningful to you?


For to us a child is born, 
to us a son is given,
and the government will be on his shoulders.
and he will be called
Wonderful Counselor,
Mighty God,
Everlasting Father,
Prince of Peace.
-Isaiah 9:6

I love this passage! Over the years the Lord has counseled me through many a rough spot. Knowing that He is almighty, powerful to save, direct, and provide has filled me with security. His unconditional love and acceptance through Christ has provided comfort. And His peace has calmed my doubts and fears. 

He is a son given . . .

A son of incomparable grace and love. 

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Which part of this scripture is most meaningful to you?


2 comments:

chaplaindebbie said...

the Prince of Peace..........that speaks volumes to me. No matter how bad my day is or how bad the world seems to be, I can always turn to God and know that I can have 'peace'.

Eileen Rife said...

Yes, Debbie, such a comfort! Isn't it amazing how much is wrapped up in that tiny babe in the manger!?

Truth
Grace
Peace
Love
Hope
Majesty
Humility
Holiness
Sacrifice

I suppose we could never list enough of who He is and what He has done for us.