ISSL Reflections January 22 2023 Isaiah 58:6–10 Post 3

VII.We have spent time this week considering fasting and how it calls attention to behaviors we should not practice and behaviors we should practice. Keeping in mind the lifestyle recommended here, pay attention to two other images presented here, that … Continue reading

ISSL Reflections January 22 2023 Isaiah 58:6–10 Post 1

I.This week’s focus passage begins with a redefinition of what kind of fast is acceptable to God. As you begin your time with these words, take note of what the people are called to eliminate from their lives. II.Isaiah 58:6-10 … Continue reading

ISSL Reflections January 15 2023 Isaiah 48:3–8a, 17 Post 2

IV.Can you recall someone who struck you as “obstinate”? Maybe even someone you would characterize as having an “obstinate” personality? For that matter, might someone think you could be “obstinate”? Apparently God has reason to see his people as being … Continue reading

ISSL Reflections January 15 2023 Isaiah 48:3–8a, 17 Post 1

I.Notice how this selection from the Prophet Isaiah ends, Thus says the Lord,       your Redeemer, the Holy One of Israel:I am the Lord your God,       who teaches you how to succeed,       who leads you in the way you should go. As you read … Continue reading