Summary: To show that JESUS' quick obedience have brought love and perfection in us, because His Life is lived in and through us.
Do you have quick obedience?
No. I have no part at all. I'm a doer of GOD's words.
II. AUDIENCE PROFILE:
To show that JESUS' quick obedience have brought love and perfection in us, because His Life is lived in and through us.
Isaiah 11:3 (Amplified Bible)
11:3 And shall make Him of quick understanding, and His delight shall be in the reverential and obedient fear of the Lord. And He shall not judge by the sight of His eyes, neither decide by the hearing of His ears;
Isaiah 11:3 (Contemporary English Version)
His greatest joy will be to obey the LORD. This king won't judge by appearances or listen to rumors.
Praise, worship and thank You very much LORD JESUS, for our communion with You love is brought to completion and attains perfection in us, because as You are, so are we in this world.
JESUS, our Joy and Delight
Subtitle: Study on the Book of Isaiah
A. Author: Isaiah, the prophet
B. Date written: 740-680 b.c.—Thompson Chain - Bible Book Outlines
C. Purpose: To reveal that salvation, physical and spiritual, is of the Lord.—Thompson Chain - Bible Book Outlines
D. To whom written: Nation of Judah
E. Key word: Salvation. Isaiah means "Salvation of Jehovah"
VIII. MAIN BODY:
A. JESUS's Greatest Joy is to obey GOD
"His greatest joy will be to obey the LORD."
Proverbs 2:4-5 (Amplified Bible)
2:4 If you seek [Wisdom] as for silver and search for skillful and godly Wisdom as for hidden treasures,
2:5 Then you will understand the reverent and worshipful fear of the Lord and find the knowledge of [our omniscient] God.
Isaiah 33:6-7 (Amplified Bible)
33:6 And there shall be stability in your times, an abundance of salvation, wisdom, and knowledge; the reverent fear and worship of the Lord is your treasure and His.
33:7 Behold, their valiant ones cry without; the ambassadors of peace weep bitterly.
Luke 2:52 (Amplified Bible)
2:52 And Jesus increased in wisdom (in broad and full understanding) and in stature and years, and in favor with God and man.
Proverbs 2:9 (Amplified Bible)
2:9 Then you will understand righteousness, justice, and fair dealing [in every area and relation]; yes, you will understand every good path.
When JESUS was here on this earth, He lived a life of obedience because He knew before the foundation of this world, that He would live that life in us.
Galatians 2:20 (Amplified Bible)
2:20 I have been crucified with Christ [in Him I have shared His crucifixion]; it is no longer I who live, but Christ (the Messiah) lives in me; and the life I now live in the body I live by faith in (by adherence to and reliance on and complete trust in) the Son of God, Who loved me and gave Himself up for me.
1 John 4:17 (Amplified Bible)
4:17 In this [union and communion with Him] love is brought to completion and attains perfection with us, that we may have confidence for the day of judgement [with assurance and boldness to face Him], because as He is, so are we in this world.
B. JESUS will not judge by His physical eyes and ears
"This king won't judge by appearances or listen to rumors."
1 Samuel 16:7 (Amplified Bible)
16:7 But the Lord said to Samuel, Look not on his appearance or at the height of his stature, for I have rejected him. For the Lord sees not as man sees; for man looks on the outward appearance, but the Lord looks on the heart.
John 7:24 (Amplified Bible)
7:24 Be honest in your judgement and do not decide at a glance (superficially and by appearances); but judge fairly and righteously.
1 Corinthians 2:13-15 (Amplified Bible)
2:13 And we are setting these truths forth in words not taught by human wisdom but taught by the [Holy] Spirit, combining and interpreting spiritual truths with spiritual language [to those who possess the Holy Spirit].
2:14 But the natural, nonspiritual man does not accept or welcome or admit into his heart the gifts and teachings and revelations of the Spirit of God, for they are folly (meaningless nonsense) to him; and he is incapable of knowing them [of progressively recognizing, understanding, and becoming better acquainted with them] because they are spiritually discerned and estimated and appreciated.
2:15 But the spiritual man tries all things [he examines, investigates, inquires into, questions, and discerns all things], yet is himself to be put on trial and judged by no one [he can read the meaning of everything, but no one can properly discern or appraise or get an insight into him].
1 Corinthians 4:3-5 (Amplified Bible)
4:3 But [as for me personally] it matters very little to me that I should be put on trial by you [on this point], and that you or any other human tribunal should investigate and question and cross-question me. I do not even put myself on trial and judge myself.