'Immanuel' Tagged Posts

'Immanuel' Tagged Posts

Daily Devotions: December 24, 2019

December 24, 2019 For full passage click:  Luke 2:1-14  …  “But the angel said to them, ‘Do not be afraid; for see—I am bringing you good news of great joy for all the people: to you is born this day in the city of David a Savior, who is the Messiah, the Lord.’” vss. 10-11 Tonight, people of all races and nations will gather to celebrate the birth of Jesus over 2000 years ago in an obscure village not far…

Daily Devotions: December 22, 2019

December 22, 2019 For full passage click: Matthew 1:22-25  …  “All this took place to fulfill what had been spoken by the Lord through the prophet: ‘Look, the virgin shall conceive and bear a son, and they shall name him Emmanuel,’ which means, ‘God is with us.’” vs. 22-23 Matthew’s use of Isaiah 7:14 in his story of Jesus’ birth has had enormous significance in the elevation of Mary to almost divine status in the development of Christian thought. Some…

Daily Devotions: December 16, 2019

December 16, 2019 For full passage click: Isaiah 7:10-16  … “Therefore the Lord himself will give you a sign. Look, the young woman is with child and shall bear a son, and shall name him Immanuel.” vs. 14 Isaiah was so frustrated with King Ahaz of Judah. Two armies were on the march to besiege Jerusalem, and Isaiah had received a word from the Lord that Judah had nothing to fear. But Ahaz refused to ask for a sign of…