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Isaiah 7 - AMP

2 And the house of David was told, Syria is allied with Ephraim . And the heart and the hearts of his people trembled and shook, as the trees of the forest tremble and shake with the wind. 3 Then said the Lord to Isaiah, Go forth now to meet Judah's King Ahaz, you and your son Shear-jashub , at the end of the aqueduct or canal of the Upper Pool on the highway to the Fuller's Field; 4 And say to him, Take heed and be quiet; fear not, neither be fainthearted because of these two stumps of smoking firebrands--at the fierce anger of Rezin and Syria and of the son of Remaliah . 5 Because Syria, Ephraim , and the son of Remaliah have purposed evil against you , saying, 6 Let us go up against Judah and harass and terrify it; and let us cleave it asunder , and set a king in the midst of it, namely the son of Tabeel, 7 Thus says the Lord God: It shall not stand, neither shall it come to pass. 8 For the head of Syria is Damascus, and the head of Damascus is Rezin. Within sixty-five years Ephraim will be broken to pieces so that it will no longer be a people. 9 And the head (the capital) of Ephraim is Samaria, and the head of Samaria is Remaliah's son . If you will not believe and trust and rely , surely you will not be established nor will you remain. 10 Moreover, the Lord spoke again to King Ahaz, saying, 11 Ask for yourself a sign (a token or proof) of the Lord your God ; ask it either in the depth below or in the height above . 12 But Ahaz said, I will not ask, neither will I tempt the Lord. 13 And said, Hear then, O house of David! Is it a small thing for you to weary and try the patience of men, but will you weary and try the patience of my God also? 14 Therefore the Lord Himself shall give you a sign: Behold, the young woman who is unmarried and a virgin shall conceive and bear a son, and shall call his name Immanuel . 15 Butter and curds and wild honey shall he eat when he knows to refuse the evil and choose the good. 16 For before the child shall know to refuse the evil and choose the good, the land whose two kings you abhor and of whom you are in sickening dread shall be forsaken . 17 The Lord shall bring upon you and upon your people and upon your father's house such days as have not come since the day that Ephraim departed from Judah--even the king of ``Jesus was actually born in a time when the Holy Land found itself under the supremacy of the universal empire, a condition which went back to the unbelief of Ahaz as its ultimate cause" (F. Delitzsch, cited by The New Bible Commentary).Assyria. 18 And in that day the Lord shall whistle for the fly that is in the whole extent of the canal country of Egypt and for the bee that is in the land of Assyria. 19 And these shall come and shall rest all of them in the desolate and rugged valleys and deep ravines and in the clefts of the rocks, and on all the thornbushes and on all the pastures. 20 In the same day , the Lord will shave with the razor that is hired from the parts beyond the River --even with the king of Assyria-- the head and the hair of the legs, and it shall also consume the beard . 21 And in that day, a man will keep alive only a young milk cow and two sheep. 22 And because of the abundance of milk that they will give, he will eat butter and curds, for butter and curds and honey shall everyone eat who is left in the land . 23 And in that day, in every place where there used to be a thousand vines worth a thousand silver shekels, there will be briers and thorns. 24 With arrows and with bows shall a man come there, because all the land will be briers and thorns. 25 And as for all the hills that were formerly cultivated with mattock and hoe, you will not go there for fear of briers and thorns; but they will become a place where oxen are let loose to pasture and where sheep tread.

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Glenn Newton avatar
What Difference has Jesus made in your Life?
Shared by: Glenn Newton on Dec, 2016
Summary: When Christ came to Earth, He changed the world. When He comes into our lives, our lives are transformed. The Christmas message is that a huge change has taken place because the King has taken his place.
Scripture: Isaiah 7:14
Denomination: Nazarene
Views: 27
Freddy Fritz avatar
The Sign of Immanuel
Shared by: Freddy Fritz on Dec, 2016
Summary: The analysis of the concept of trust as set forth in Isaiah 7:1-17 shows us that we should always trust God and not ourselves.
based on 1 rating
Scripture: Isaiah 7:1-17
Denomination: Presbyterian/Reformed
Views: 81
Paul Andrew avatar
Shared by: Paul Andrew on Dec, 2016
Summary: Ajaz tomó la anunciación a la inversa
Denomination: Catholic
Views: 1
Paul Andrew avatar
Advent 4
Shared by: Paul Andrew on Dec, 2016
Summary: Ahaz faces the choice, — God’s plan or his own.
Denomination: Catholic
Views: 14
Jordan Muck avatar
A Baby Changes Everything
Shared by: Jordan Muck on Nov, 2016
Summary: Christmas Series from Isaiah
Series: Immanuel
Scripture: Isaiah 7:1-14
Views: 400
D Marion Clark avatar
Doubting Ahaz
Shared by: D Marion Clark on Sep, 2016
Summary: The problem is not that God will not give a sign, but that we are afraid of seeing one. The implications for how we have been living and how we must live are too unnerving.
Series: Isaiah
Scripture: Isaiah 7:1-12
Denomination: Presbyterian/Reformed
Views: 122
D Marion Clark avatar
Immanuel the Sign
Shared by: D Marion Clark on Sep, 2016
Summary: Matthew, despite the protests of his critics, is right in declaring that this verse was fulfilled by the birth of Jesus.
Series: Isaiah
Scripture: Isaiah 7:13-25
Denomination: Presbyterian/Reformed
Views: 76
Chuck Musselwhite avatar
Isaiah 7
Shared by: Chuck Musselwhite on Feb, 2016
Summary: An exposition of Isaiah 7
Series: Isaiah
Scripture: Isaiah 7:1-25
Views: 138
Jeffery Anselmi avatar
The Beginning
Shared by: Jeffery Anselmi on Feb, 2016
Summary: The birth Jesus as well as the details of His birth matter. Let's see why as we begin our Easter series.
Series: It Matters
Scripture: Isaiah 7:14
Views: 209
Brian Bill avatar
The Virgin Birth
Shared by: Brian Bill on Dec, 2015
Summary: At the cradle we see that Jesus is with us. At the cross we see that He is for us.
Ed Vasicek avatar
Isaiah Anticipates Christmas
Shared by: Ed Vasicek on Dec, 2015
Summary: Our beliefs extend way back before Jesus was born. Most of the elements and theology of Christmas were prophesied in one form or another by Isaiah 700 years before Jesus was born.
Stephen Sheane avatar
God With Us - Hope
Shared by: Stephen Sheane on Dec, 2015
Summary: We learn from the words of Isaiah to Ahaz that we need to adjust our focus, anchor our faith and anticipate our future.
based on 1 rating
Scripture: Isaiah 7:7-14
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 940
Jeff Strite avatar
Do You Hear What I Hear?
Shared by: Jeff Strite on Dec, 2015
Summary: Why would anyone reject the promise of the Christ child being born of a virgin? Well, many do. Why do they do that? And why is it important that we not only believe this promise, but understand it?
Manny Salva Cruz avatar
Why We Believe in The Virgin Birth
Shared by: Manny Salva Cruz on Dec, 2015
Summary: There are many people who do not believe in the virgin birth anymore because they have been distracted by a lot of things. In this message, we will look at the importance of the virgin birth that first Christmas and how we can conquer our doubts.
Series: Christmas
Scripture: Isaiah 7:14
Denomination: Nazarene
Views: 693
Robert Crowder avatar
The Promise of Immanuel
Shared by: Robert Crowder on Dec, 2015
Summary: God gives a great promise of the Messiah to a wicked king of Judah. Within the promise to protect Judah is a prophecy that says; "Behold, the virgin shall be with child, and bear a Son, and they shall call His name Immanuel.
C. Philip Green avatar
The Promise of Immanuel
Shared by: C. Philip Green on Nov, 2015
Summary: In a time for fear, trust in the Lord and hope in His promise.
Bob Faulkner avatar
Strange twists of the Jesus story by "Gabriel."
Shared by: Bob Faulkner on Aug, 2015
Summary: Muhammad started with the truth, so as to make it familiar to Christians of the day, then twisted it, added to it, subtracted from it.
Rodney Johnson avatar
Why Jesus Part 1
Shared by: Rodney Johnson on Mar, 2015
Summary: This series focuses on why Jesus is the Messiah based on His fulfillment of Old Testament prophecies.
Series: Why Jesus
Wade M. Hughes, Sr avatar
Shared by: Wade M. Hughes, Sr on Dec, 2014
Summary: We long to have someone to be WITH US. God so loved us that He promised to be WITH US...
based on 2 ratings
Scripture: Isaiah 7:14
Denomination: Assembly Of God
Views: 1,739
Mark A. Barber avatar
Immanuel, God is With Us
Shared by: Mark A. Barber on Nov, 2014
Summary: God telegraphs what He does well in advance if anyone will listen.
Scripture: Isaiah 7:1-17
Denomination: United Methodist
Views: 1,911
Paul Norwood avatar
A Godly Mother
Shared by: Paul Norwood on May, 2014
Summary: Mother's Day sermon on what God expects of mothers.
Scripture: Isaiah 7:10-15
Views: 1,621
Samuel Fulkerson avatar
Mother Mary
Shared by: Samuel Fulkerson on May, 2014
Summary: God used the devils own weapons against him to deliver all mankind.
based on 1 rating
Scripture: Isaiah 7:14
Denomination: Pentecostal
Views: 364
Chuck Sligh avatar
Immanuel, God With Us
Shared by: Chuck Sligh on Dec, 2013
Summary: This is a Bible study suitable for a Sunday School class or small group examining the meaning of the name "Immanuel."
Scripture: Isaiah 7:14
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 639
Shine Thomas avatar
The Sign
Shared by: Shine Thomas on Dec, 2013
Summary: A sermon on the signs of Jesus’ birth from Isaiah 7.
Ken Henson avatar
Christmas Message Isaiah 7:10-14 & Matthew 1:23
Shared by: Ken Henson on Dec, 2013
Summary: God takes a curse and turns it into a blessing. The prophecy a virgin would bring forth a son expressed God's displeasure with Ahab, yet God took that warning to Ahab and used it as a blessing to us. God, even today, turns our curses to blessings.
Christopher Holdsworth avatar
Behold, A Virgin Shall Conceive
Shared by: Christopher Holdsworth on Dec, 2013
Summary: Thankfully, the LORD does offer second chances...
Series: A. Advent 4
based on 7 ratings
Scripture: Isaiah 7:10-16
Views: 718
Maurice McCarthy avatar
Under the Influence
Shared by: Maurice McCarthy on Jul, 2013
Summary: When a person is, "under the influence," it changes the way they act and behave. God wants to influence us and put spices into us that will change the flavor of our life.
Scripture: Isaiah 7:2
Denomination: Pentecostal
Views: 864
Billy  Ricks avatar
The Promise of Christmas: Salvation
Shared by: Billy Ricks on Dec, 2012
Summary: During a time of great pressure during Ahaz reign over Judah God promised a sign of deliverance. That sign has its ultimate fulfillment in Jesus Christ. Jesus is the Christmas promise. Immanuel, God with us.
Series: Christmas
Scripture: Isaiah 7:1-14
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 553
J Jeffrey  Smead avatar
O’ Little Town Of Bethlehem
Shared by: J Jeffrey Smead on Dec, 2012
Summary: In forty brief words, Micah tells the story of a very special town. Though his words may be brief, they contain a wealth of spiritual truth. The Story Of Bethlehem is a special story that needs to be told and retold. Especially in these days.
John Phillip R. Pesebre avatar
Immanuel: The Right Choice
Shared by: John Phillip R. Pesebre on Dec, 2012
Summary: As Isaiah reminds Ahaz to believe in God’s security we are also reminded by the Christmas season to trust in the Immanuel.
based on 10 ratings
Scripture: Isaiah 7:14
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 13,223