“If you don’t lean on me, I can’t support you!" (Isaiah 7-11)
Ollisha Warren reads excerpts from Isaiah 7-11 then Greg preaches.
Greg Taylor’s Sermon Notes on Messianic Texts (Isaiah 7-11)
Isaiah 7: Israel (Pekah) and Syria (Resin) threaten Judah (Ahaz)
Isaiah 7:9: “If you do not stand by faith, you will not stand at all.”
Isaiah 7:14: “Therefore the Lord will give you a sign: the virgin will give birth to a son and will call him Immanuel.”
Isaiah 8: Maher-Shalal-Hash-Baz = Quick Plunder; Shear-Jashub = Remant Remains
Isaiah 9:2, 6-7: “People walking in darkness have seen a great light . . . For unto us a child is born, to us a son is given, and the government will be on his shoulders. And he will be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace . . .
Isaiah 11:1-11, 16: “A shoot will come up from the root of Jesse . . .”
Isaiah 7:9: “If you do not lean on me, I cannot support you.” (Gary Light Translation)
First T: Trust God is King of the past (Davidic covenant fulfilled)
RUS(E) Warning: Trust God and not the millenia old ruses of prosperity, security, armies, and allies
Last T: Trust God is King of the future (Messianic prophecy fulfilled)
Listen to Isaiah sermons by Greg Taylor at JourneyTulsa.com, Apple Podcasts, Buzzsprout:
“Do we love hurting people?” (Isaiah 1) || “From Woe to Whoa!” (Isaiah 5-6)
Greg Taylor, M.Div.
Greg Taylor is the preacher for The Journey. He holds degrees in Print Journalism from Harding University and a Master of Divinity from Harding School of Theology. Greg is working on his Doctor of Ministry at Phillips Theological Seminary in Tulsa, Oklahoma, where The Journey is located. Greg is married to Jill, who is a math teacher at Broken Arrow High School. They have three adult children, Ashley, Anna, and Jacob, and of course they are very proud of each of what God has done in each one of their lives. Greg is author of several books you can order from your favorite bookseller.