AND HE SHALL BE CALLED…

Part 3 – Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace
Isaiah 9:6

December 22, 2019
Dr. Mark S. Hartman, Lead Pastor

 

INTRODUCTION

Isaiah 9:6 “For to 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.”

 

1. AND HE SHALL BE CALLED MIGHTY GOD.

Isaiah 61:1-2  The Spirit of the Sovereign LORD is on me, because the LORD has anointed me to preach good news to the poor. He has sent me to bind up the brokenhearted, to proclaim freedom for the captives and release from darkness for the prisoners, 2 to proclaim the year of the LORD’s favor and the day of vengeance of our God, to comfort all who mourn…  (NIV)

 

2. AND HE SHALL BE CALLED THE EVERLASTING FATHER.

A. Isaiah 9:6  And He will be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father…

1. John 1:3  Through Jesus all things were made; without Him nothing was made that has been made. (NIV)

2. Colossians 1:15-17  Jesus is the image of the invisible God, the firstborn over all creation.  16 For by Jesus all things were created: things in heaven and on earth, visible and invisible, whether thrones or powers or rulers or authorities; all things were created by Him and for Him.  17 He is before all things, and in Him all things hold together. (NIV)

B. Isaiah 9:6  And He will be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace.

 

3. AND HE SHALL BE CALLED THE PRINCE OF PEACE.

A. Jesus came to be the foundation for peace with God, with others, with ourselves.

B. Romans 5:1  Therefore, since we have been justified through faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ.