Isaiah

Chapter 9

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A Counselor for Chaotic Times

Scripture: Isaiah 9

Topic: Occasions > Christmas

Series: Titles for a Holy Child

A Counselor for Chaotic Times Isaiah 9:2-7 Dr. Jim Denison Today I have a secret to reveal: my middle name is Clarence. James Clarence Denison. Here’s the story. The oldest Denison male in every family was given the middle name of Irvin, without exception. My father hated that middle name. But he knew the only […]

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A Royal Inauguration

Scripture: Isaiah 9

Topic: Occasions > Christmas

Series: And he will be called…

A Royal Inauguration Isaiah 9:1-7 James C. Denison Christmas is the season for miracles. Someone with too much time on his hands has calculated that if Santa brought a Beanie Baby to every child on earth, his sleigh would weigh 333,333 tons. He needs 214,206 reindeer to pull that sleigh (plus Rudolph, of course). To […]

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Grace Has a Name

Scripture: Isaiah 9

Topic: Occasions > Christmas

Series: And he will be called…

Grace Has a Name Isaiah 9:1-7 James C. Denison This past Thursday, the New York Post told the story of Joshua Persky, a man who was laid off by an investment bank in New York City a year ago. He has tried everything to get work, even handing out resumes to passers-by on Park Avenue. […]

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Holidays to Holy Days

Scripture: Isaiah 9

Topic: Occasions > Christmas

Series: Christ of Christmas

Holidays to Holy Days Isaiah 9:6-7 / Hebrews 4:14-16 Dr. Jim Denison As you know, our mission teams returned from Cuba this past Tuesday and Wednesday. The week was for me the best of my five trips to the island. We are now working with three sister churches, and have an opportunity to help the […]

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Nevertheless

Scripture: Isaiah 9

Topic: Spiritual Life > Joy

Series: The God Of Christmas

Nevertheless Isaiah 9:1-7 Dr. Jim Denison A friend sent me these actual airplane in-flight announcements. On one flight with a “senior” flight attendant crew, the pilot said: “Ladies and gentlemen, we’ve reached cruising altitude and will be turning down the cabin lights. This is for your comfort and to enhance the appearance of your flight […]

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Peace Is the Absence of Fear

Scripture: Isaiah 9

Topic: Occasions > Christmas

Series: Christ of Christmas

Peace Is the Absence of Fear Isaiah 9:6-7 / Luke 2:8-14 Dr. Jim Denison There is good news for our hectic world: scientists have determined that our earth is spinning more slowly with each passing day. In merely 200 million years, a day will have 25 hours in it; in 400 million years, we’ll have […]

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The Baby Who Made His Cradle

Scripture: Isaiah 9

Topic: Occasions > Christmas

Series: Christ of Christmas

The Baby Who Made His Cradle Isaiah 9:6-7 / Colossians 1:15-20 Dr. Jim Denison We’re talking today about the power of power. The most recent BusinessWeek features the latest electronic gadgets: a cell phone which surfs the web, takes pictures, plays music, and makes video calls; a camera a which seamlessly connects to a Wi-Fi […]

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