The grass withers and the flowers fall, but the word of our God endures forever.” Isaiah 40:8 NIVUK The context for today's verse is the prophet Isaiah asking God what he is 'cry out' on behalf of the Lord. None too encouragingly for us the Lord's response is that the people are like the grass… Continue reading Daily Verse – Grass, Flower, Word.
Yet you, Lord, are our Father. We are the clay, you are the potter; we are all the work of your hand. Isaiah 64:8 NIVUK This verse reminds the original hearer's of Isaiah's prophetic words of their origin stories. The Lord - God - is our father - ab - principal or chief. It was… Continue reading Daily Verse – Father, Potter, Handiwork.
no weapon forged against you will prevail, and you will refute every tongue that accuses you. This is the heritage of the servants of the Lord , and this is their vindication from me,” declares the Lord. Isaiah 54:17 NIVUK This verse starts with danger and a promise - no weapon! The Hebrew word for… Continue reading Daily Verse – No Weapon.