God is calling us to listen to Him, and to pay attention to what He says to us (Isaiah 49:1). He's calling us to be His torches. We're to shine for Him - "I will also make you a light to the nations" (Isaiah 49:6).
What kind of light are we to be? We're to be His light. We
don't make ourselves a light to the nations. It's the Lord who makes us a
light to the nations.
God's light is the light of His "salvation." We're "to be His salvation to the ends of the earth" (Isaiah 49:6).
does God say to us bout His salvation? - "This is what the Lord says, I
will answer you in a time of favour, and I will help you in the day of
salvation" (Isaiah 49:8). "Now is the day of salvation" (2 Corinthians
Today, God speaks to us of His Son. Today, God speaks to us
of our Saviour. Today and every day - God has something new to say to
us about our Saviour.
His great message of love is not to be kept
to ourselves. We're to bring the light of His love "to those who are in
darkness" (Isaiah 49:9).
We're to pray for the restoration of our land - God says, "I will answer you, and I will appoint you ... " (Isaiah 49:8).
This Word from the Lord gives us the encouragement that we need to work for the Lord.
will come from far away" (Isaiah 49:12) - "their compassionate One will
guide them, and lead them to springs of water" (Isaiah 49:10).
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