Mankind’s Coming New Ruler

The Government Upon His Shoulders “God’s merciful purpose for the government of the world when the times are ripe for it … restoring the whole creation to find its one Head in Christ; yes … to find their one Head in Him” (Ephesians 1:9-10 Weymouth). by Jerry Wesol The Holy Scriptures tell us that from the foundation of the earth, God foreknew that a ransom for mankind would be necessary. Therefore, He put a plan in place that would rescue His human []

Mankind’s Great Future Teacher

Wonderful Counselor “Because of the tender mercy of our God, With which the Sunrise from on high will visit us, TO SHINE UPON THOSE WHO SIT IN DARKNESS AND THE SHADOW OF DEATH, To guide our feet into the way of peace” (Luke 1:78-79 NASB). by Larry McClellan Wonderful. What a positive expression of joy, of inspiring delight, plea‑sure, or admiration. When we truly see Jesus, we understand just how wonderful that “wonderful” can be. He was not only the express image []

The Power of His Christ

The Mighty God “And after these things I saw another angel come down from heaven, having great power; and the earth was lightened with his glory” (Revelation 18:1). by Michael Costelli One of the most popular scriptures written on Christmas cards is Isaiah 9:6. “For unto us a child is born, unto us a son is given; and the government shall be upon his shoulder: and his name shall be called Wonderful Counsellor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, the Prince of Peace” (RVIC). []

Life Giving Spirit

Eternal Father “For just as the Father raises the dead and gives them life, even so, the Son also gives life to whom He wishes” (John 5:21 NASB). by Bill Dutka “The Everlasting Father” is a title ascribed to our Lord Jesus. It is butone title among many that define our Lord’s inheritance for laying down his life as the “man Christ Jesus.” Who would dispute the appropriateness of such a title? This title, though not effective now, will be operational at []

He Came and Preached Peace

The Prince of Peace “He will speak peace to the nations; and His dominion will be from sea to sea, and from the River to the ends of the earth” (Zechariah 9:10, NASU).1 by Tom Gilbert Of all the titles given in the Bible for the Son of God, perhaps none is more pleasant to the tongue and the mind than “the Prince of Peace.” There is no human heart that does not yearn, at least at some deep subconscious level, for []