One of the benefits of being a follower of Christ is that in moments of trouble p, we can process the Divine assurance that God Sees us. He is with us in our pain and and sorrow. Instead of sinking in the quicksands four own fearful thoughts or the inscrutability of the situation m we can know that we aren’t alone, ever.
Isaiah 9:1-6 says that the people walking in darkness have seen a great light. On those living in the land of deep darkness a light had dawned. When we live in the deep darkness or disease or death, we’re not beyond hope. Light always penetrates darkness. Darkness no matter how deep doesn’t stand a chance against light.
In verse 6, Isaiah proclaims the good news that a child would be born, and a son given. He would be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace. God stands ready to be all this for us today.p, whether you’re walking in light or deep darkness,
Living in peace and hope isn’t living problem free. It’s living a life in the presence of a living God. God can and will provided divine order in our broken world if we invite Him into our deep darkness.
Before Christ came as a baby, we were doomed to darkness. But now we live in the light of salvation through Jesus the King. The dark gloom of judgment is past. The bright light of salvation is ours. Yet, there are so many who choose to live in darkness in our world today.
Christ’s birth doesn’t just impact all of our tomorrow’s in eternity. His hope and peace is for us today. He can increase our Hope and joy right now no matter what burden we may carry, because He is our Wonderful Counselor. If we put in His hands each of our concerns weighing on our heart and minds. We can entrust them into His loving care. Let us set our eyes on the everlasting Faith during this season, confident He will come to our rescue in our time of need.