Sermons from March 2018

The Servant’s Suffering (Isaiah 53:4-9)

Isaiah 53:4-9 (ESV) 4 Surely he has borne our griefs     and carried our sorrows; yet we esteemed him stricken,     smitten by God, and afflicted. 5 But he was pierced for our transgressions;     he was crushed for our iniquities; upon him was the chastisement that brought us peace,     and with his wounds we are healed. 6 All we like sheep…

The Servant’s Story (Isaiah 52:13-53:3)

Isaiah 52:13-53:3 (ESV) He Was Pierced for Our Transgressions 13 Behold, my servant shall act wisely;     he shall be high and lifted up,     and shall be exalted. 14 As many were astonished at you—     his appearance was so marred, beyond human semblance,     and his form beyond that of the children of mankind— 15 so shall he sprinkle many nations.     Kings shall shut…

Isaiah’s Wake Up Call (Isaiah 52:1-12)

Isaiah 52:1-12 (ESV) The Lord‘s Coming Salvation 52 Awake, awake,     put on your strength, O Zion; put on your beautiful garments,     O Jerusalem, the holy city; for there shall no more come into you     the uncircumcised and the unclean. 2 Shake yourself from the dust and arise;     be seated, O Jerusalem; loose the bonds from your neck,     O captive daughter…