How long do I wait Isaiah 8 9 10

September 25 2022

Series: Book of Isaiah

Book: Isaiah

How long do I wait Isaiah 8 9 10

Bible Passage: Isaiah 8 - 10

How Long Do I Have to Wait?
New house, a husband, a wife, a fiancee, a car, for your waitress….
“Just Waiting” Isaiah 9:6-7
1. Isaiah the Prophet Gods spoke person says a few things
• The text today Isaiah the Prophet gave God words to several Kings during a time of crisis
• Judah was under threat by foreign powers
• Isaiah the spokesperson for God was to give words of hope to strengthen the people
• Isaiah did not say God was going to bring more horses and chariots or spears swords

2. The people of Judah wanted a sign. Judah desired a sign that God would help
• There sign will come in the form of a baby
• 14Therefore the Lord himself will give you a sign: The virgin will be with child and will give
birth to a son, and will call him Immanuel.
• Note There help did not come until another 700 years” Note there Just Waiting”
3. Isaiah basically says One Day Judah your wait will be over
• One Day Judah a young woman will bear a son named Emanuel {God is with Us)
• One day Judah, this will be Given Isaiah 9:6A son is given, and the government will be on his
• One day Judah he will be called Wonderful Counselor, referring to a King as our therapist
He will be called Mighty God, Mighty God. His divine power as a warrior is stressed He is the
one who sits down in the seat of authority
• He will be known as Everlasting Father, . He will be an enduring; compassionate provider and
• He was and is and One Day is to come the Prince of Peace. His rule will bring wholeness and
well-being to individuals and to society of the increase of his government and peace there will
be no end.
4. Judah was Just waiting, but One Day “Good News” 700 years later the Prophecy came to
• In a barn in Bethlehem
• Angels announced to Shepherds “To you born this day in the city of David, a Savior, who is
the Messiah Luke 2:11-12
• The unexpected happened The King came born in a barn not in a Palace, He wore carpenters
aprons not royal robes,
• The King preached about loving their enemies instead attacking the oppressors and pray for
those who had persecuted them.
• This King would rule from a throne by dying on a cross to conquer death and hell and the
5. One Day, Good News The Waiting will be over for us as well.
• Judah had been waiting for 700 years and a son was born
• One day Jesus will come for his brothers and sisters, and the wait will be over
• One day, “The people walking in darkness will see a great light”
• “In him was life, and the life was the light of all people,
• Jesus himself would say, “I am the light of the world. Whoever follows me will never walk in
darkness, but will have the light of life”
• One Day there will be “Joy to the world” As he taught his disciples, he told them, “I have said
these things to you so that my joy may be in you, and that your joy may be complete” (John
• The joy of the second coming is a joy that comes from knowing that no matter what our
circumstances might be, God is with us.
• One day born in the city of David came our Wonderful Counselor, Our Mighty God, Our
Everlasting Father, and Our Prince of peace,

6. In conclusion One Day the Greatest Gift for all humanity is given Paul says it this way This is
your Lord!
• “For the grace of God has appeared, bringing salvation to all.” — “renouncing impiety and
worldly passions, and in the present age to live lives that are self-controlled, upright, and godly,
while we wait for the blessed hope and the manifestation of the glory of our great God and
Savior, Jesus Christ” (Titus 2:11-13).
• In other words, Paul says, another visiration is coming, and it’s never too early to get ready

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