Monthly Archives: February 2011

25. Peace in the Hills


“…so is the word that goes out from my mouth: it will not return to me empty, but will accomplish what I desire and achieve the purpose for which I sent it.  You will go out in joy and be … Continue reading

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24. The Price of Peace


“But he was pierced for our transgressions, he was crushed for our iniquities; the punishment that brought us peace was upon him, and by his wounds we are healed.”  Isaiah 53:5 Imagine this. You have had a really hard ten … Continue reading

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23. Peace is a Fruit


“Justice will dwell in the desert and righteousness live in the fertile field.  The fruit of righteousness will be peace; the effect of righteousness will be quietness and confidence forever.  My people will live in peaceful dwelling places, in secure … Continue reading

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22. Established Peace


“Lord, you establish peace for us…” Isaiah 26:12 NIV The Hebrew word translated “established” is used very sparingly in Scripture so we don’t know much about it, but the picture is always of clear intent and definite action.  One of the … Continue reading

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21. Perfect Peace


“Thou wilt keep him in perfect peace, whose mind is stayed on thee: because he trusteth in thee.”  Isaiah 26:3 The two verbs here intrigue me.  Our mind must be “stayed” on Him.  The Hebrew word means to lean on … Continue reading

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20. Increasing Peace


“Of the increase of his government and peace there shall be no end . . . ”  Isaiah 9:7 AV There are many different manufactured products that seem to continue to multiply.  Really now.  How many more brands and models … Continue reading

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19. The Prince of Peace


“For unto 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.”  Isaiah 9:6  NIV Most of … Continue reading

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