November 19, 2017
A Child is Born
This text from Isaiah leads us to some important discussions.
First we need to remember the context that the text is set in. To get a better sense of the context read the verses before, especially 8:16-22.
This text leads us to talk about the names that are prophesied about the coming king. And to think about who this king will be, to encapsulate such names as :Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, and Prince of Peace. What names do you have for God? How have your names for God changed over the years?
For me, God's name is
In worship we talked about peace. Where we find peace and how we understand peace. It brought some wonderful questions from our young people. Where do you find peace. How does God bring about peace.
Peace is one of those feelings that makes us feel