Tag «Isaiah»

God pleads with his people

Breakfast with the Bible 21 August 2016, a sermon on Isaiah 48. Children, it has been said, begin as a head-ache and end up as a heart-ache. Yes it is tough being a parent – here I have in mind not the sleepless nights induced by a crying baby, but the sleepless nights caused by …

The God who Surprises

Breakfast with the Bible 14 August 2016, a sermon on Isaiah 45:1-19. God is about to act The cities of Judah were in ruins, the temple in Jerusalem had been destroyed. The leaders of Judah together with a major segment of the nation had been taken into exile in Babylon. It was a time of …