How good are you at waiting?
“I am the LORD, in its time I will do this swiftly”
The Man of Authority (v1-6)
Chapters 1-35 – a Messianic Warrior
Chapters 40-55 – a suffering servant
“the Spirit of the Lord upon him”
What he is going to do? Proclaim restoration.
When does it all happen?
The spirit of the Lord is on me, because he has anointed me to preach good news to the poor. He has sent me to proclaim freedom for the prisoners and recovery of sight for the blind, to release the oppressed, to proclaim the year of the Lord’s favour. Luke 4:18
YHWH Confirms (v7-9)
The response of God’s people (v10-11)
Is 61:10 –“I delight greatly in the Lord; my soul rejoices in my God”
For us today
v10: To delight in God and rejoice in what he has done for us.
What is your response to the grace of God to rescue and restore us through the saving work of Jesus?