Christmas, Behold the Lord’s Female Slave

Luke 1:26–38 (LEB): Now in the sixth month, the angel Gabriel was sent from God to a town of Galilee named Nazareth, to a virgin legally promised in marriage to a man named Joseph of the house of David. And the name of the virgin was Mary. And he came to her and said, “Greetings, …

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I Am the Lord, I Will not Share my Glory with Another

Isaiah 42:8–9 (MEV): I am the Lord, that is My name; and My glory I will not give to another, nor My praise to graven images. See, the former things have come to pass, and new things I declare; before they spring forth I tell you of them. Here is God telling us yet again …

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The True Israel

Isaiah 42:6–7 (MEV): I the Lord have called You in righteousness, and will hold Your hand, and will keep You and appoint You for a covenant of the people, for a light of the nations, to open the blind eyes, to bring out the prisoners from the prison, and those who sit in darkness out …

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The Lord Who Created the Heavens is the Servant

Isaiah 42:5–9 (MEV): Thus says God the Lord, who created the heavens and stretched them out, who spread forth the earth and that which comes out of it, who gives breath to the people on it, and spirit to those who walk in it: I the Lord have called You in righteousness, and will hold …

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I the Lord have Called You

Isaiah 42:5–9 (MEV): Thus says God the Lord, who created the heavens and stretched them out, who spread forth the earth and that which comes out of it, who gives breath to the people on it, and spirit to those who walk in it: I the Lord have called You in righteousness, and will hold …

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The Servant is not Discouraged

Isaiah 42:1-4 (MEV) Here is My servant, whom I uphold, My chosen one, in whom My soul delights. I have put My Spirit upon him; he shall bring forth justice to the nations. He shall not cry out, nor lift up his voice, nor cause his voice to be heard in the street. A bruised …

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He Shall Bring Forth Justice

Isaiah 42:1-4 (MEV): Here is My servant, whom I uphold, My chosen one, in whom My soul delights. I have put My Spirit upon him; he shall bring forth justice to the nations. He shall not cry out, nor lift up his voice, nor cause his voice to be heard in the street. A bruised …

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