Category: prophets

Ask Pastor Graham, Vol. 3

Sunday, February 23rd, 2020.   Sources: Joseph Blenkinsopp. Isaiah 40-55 (AB). New Haven: Yale, 2000. John Goldingay. Isaiah (UBCS). Grand Rapids: Baker Academic, 2001. Richard B. Hays. Echoes of Scripture in the Gospels. Waco: Baylor, 2016. J. Alec Motyer. The Prophecy of  Isaiah: An Introduction & Commentary. Downer’s Grove: IVP Academic,… Continue Reading “”

He Carried Our Sorrows

Sunday, February 16th, 2020.   Sources: Joseph Blenkinsopp. Isaiah 40-55 (AB). New Haven: Yale, 2000. M. Eugene Boring. 1 Peter (ANTC). Nashville: Abingdon Press, 1999. Peter H. Davids. The First Epistle of Peter (NICNT). Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1990. Lewis R. Donelson. I & II Peter and Jude (NTL). Louisville: WJK, 2010. James… Continue Reading “He Carried Our Sorrows”

They Seem Eager

Sunday, February 2nd, 2020.   Sources: Joseph Blenkinsopp. Isaiah 1-39 (AB). New Haven: Yale, 2000. Joel B. Green. The Gospel of Luke (NICNT). Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1997. John Goldingay. Isaiah (UBCS). Grand Rapids: Baker Academic, 2001. Richard B. Hays. Echoes of Scripture in the Gospels. Waco: Baylor, 2016. Luke Timothy Johnson. The Gospel… Continue Reading “They Seem Eager”

A Light Has Dawned

Sunday, January 26th, 2020.   Sources: Joseph Blenkinsopp. Isaiah 1-39 (AB). New Haven: Yale, 2000. R.T. France. The Gospel of Matthew (NICNT). Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2007. John Goldingay. Isaiah (UBCS). Grand Rapids: Baker Academic, 2001. Richard B. Hays. Echoes of Scripture in the Gospels. Waco: Baylor, 2016. J. Alec Motyer. The Prophecy of… Continue Reading “A Light Has Dawned”

Rise and Shine

Sunday, January 5th, 2020.   Sources: John Goldingay. Isaiah (UBCS). Grand Rapids: Baker Academic, 2001. — The Theology of the Book of Isaiah. Downer’s Grove: IVP Academic, 2014. Richard B. Hays. Echoes of Scripture in the Gospels. Waco: Baylor, 2016. J. Alec Motyer. The Prophecy of  Isaiah: An Introduction… Continue Reading “Rise and Shine”

Immanuel

One of the delightful things about the New Testament is that we have 4 storytellers, 4 evangelists, recount the story of Jesus, and each has their own distinctive way of presenting the same narrative of the life, death, and resurrection of Jesus. The Gospel… Continue Reading “Immanuel”

The Stump of Jesse (Advent 2)

Sources: Joseph Blenkinsopp. Isaiah 1-39 (AB). New Haven: Yale, 2000. John Goldingay. Isaiah (UBCS). Grand Rapids: Baker Academic, 2001. — The Theology of the Book of Isaiah. Downer’s Grove: IVP Academic, 2014. Richard B. Hays. Echoes of Scripture in the Gospels. Waco: Baylor, 2016. J. Alec Motyer. The Prophecy of  Isaiah:… Continue Reading “The Stump of Jesse (Advent 2)”

Swords into Plowshares (A Sermon for Advent 1)

  This is what Isaiah son of Amoz saw concerning Judah and Jerusalem: 2 In the last days the mountain of the Lord’s temple will be established     as the highest of the mountains; it will be exalted above the hills,     and all nations will stream to it. 3 Many… Continue Reading “Swords into Plowshares (A Sermon for Advent 1)”

Sinners & Saints: Elijah

Sunday, November 18th, 2018   Sources: Simon DeVries. 1 Kings (WBC). Nashville: Thomas Nelson, 2004. Richard D. Nelson. First and Second Kings (Interpretation). Louisville: WJK, 1987. Marvin Sweeney. I & II Kings (OTL). Louisville: WJK, 2007. Jerome T. Walsh. 1 Kings (Berit Olam). Collegeville: Liturgical Press, 1996.