Lesson 13 Review: Rebirth of Planet Earth

Introduction Memory Text: For behold, I create a new heavens and a new earth; and the former shall not be remembered or come to mind    (Isaiah 65:17, NKJV). Our existence is not meant to end in death as the 12-year old assumed from the astronomy book He read. On a contrary, we have been offered eternal life in a new world.  What kind of restoration is promised in Isaiah 65:17-25?…

Lesson 12 Review: Desire of Nations

Introduction Memory Text: The Gentiles shall come to your light, and kings to the brightness of your rising (Isaiah 60:3, NKJV). The grace of Christ is our only hope, our own grace and efforts cannot save us. By trusting and relying on God as Isaiah professes, we will have all the help we desire. What is the effect of sin? Sin creates a barrier between the Sinner and God. Sin…

Lesson 11 Review: Waging Love

Introduction Memory Text: If you extend your soul to the hungry and satisfy the afflicted soul, then your light shall dawn in the darkness, and your darkness shall be as the noonday (Isaiah 58:10, NKJV). Our objective as Christians is to show love to everyone no matter who is involved. Prophet Isaiah’s spiritual principle was to show love to those who are oppressed and this is the same thing the…

Lesson 10 Review: Doing the Unthinkable

Introduction Memory Text: But He was wounded for our transgressions, He was bruised for our iniquities; the chastisement for our peace was upon Him, and by His stripes we are healed (Isaiah 53:5, NKJV). Lough Fook, a Chinese Christian did the Unthinkable when He decided to be a slave for Him to gain access to preach the hope of the gospel to the slaves in the South African Mines. Jesus…

Lesson 9 Review: To Serve and to Save

Introduction Memory Text: Behold! My Servant whom I uphold, My Elect One in whom My soul delights! I have put My Spirit upon Him; He will bring forth justice to the Gentiles (Isaiah 42:1, NKJV). Walking with Jesus does not entail going to those places where Jesus’ footprints may be found, neither does it entail resting your eyes on the places Jesus’ eyes rested rather it entails doing as Jesus…

Lesson 8 Review: “Comfort My People”

Introduction Memory Text: “Get up into the high mountain; O Jerusalem, you who bring good tidings, lift up your voice with strength, lift it up, be not afraid; say to the cities of Judah, ‘Behold your God!’ “ After many years, God made it known to His people through Prophet Isaiah that the suffering and stress was really over with a statement that begins with ‘Comfort My People’. Just like…

Lesson 7 Review: Defeat of the Assyrians

Introduction Memory Text: “ ‘O LORD of hosts, God of Israel, the One who dwells between the cherubim, You are God, You alone, of all the kingdoms of the earth. You have made heaven and earth’ “ (Isaiah 37:16, NKJV). King Sennacherib who was once regarded as the King of the world, King of Assyria meets defeat amidst all the booty and captives He acquired. This week’s lesson tells about…

Lesson 6 Review: Playing God

Introduction Memory Text: “‘Behold, this is our God; we have waited for Him, and He will save us. This is the LORD; we have waited for Him; we will be glad and rejoice in His salvation’“ (Isaiah 25:9, NKJV). Pride has never respected the boundaries of reality; it was in the origin of sin and it always ends in sin always. Why does the prophecy in Isaiah 13 begin with…

Lesson 5 Review: Noble Prince of Peace

Introduction Memory Text: For unto us a Child is born, unto Us a Son is given; and the government will be upon His shoulder. And His name will be called Wonderful, Counsellor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace (Isaiah 9:6, NKJV). Peace is a very good condition. The world seeks this peace but despite all efforts, the peace they try to achieve only lasts for a short time. To…

Lesson 4 Review: The Hard Way

Introduction Memory Text: “I will wait on the LORD, who hides His face from the house of Jacob; and I will hope in Him” (Isaiah 8:17, NKJV). God expects Us to trust Him just as the blind girl trusted her father and did as he instructed her, unfortunately, We fail to trust God sometimes and we meet the bad end that comes with distrust for God. However, God has many…