His Name IS Advent Devotion: Day 19
He is our Wonderful Counselor!
For to us a child is born, to us a son is given; and the government shall be upon his shoulder, and his name shall be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace. —Isaiah 9:6
Take a look these words in the original Hebrew language:
wonderful – p̱ele’ – wonder, marvel wonder ( extraordinary, hard to understand thing) wonder ( of God’s acts of judgment and redemption.
counselor – yâ‘aṣ – to advise, consult, give counsel, counsel, purpose, devise, plan.
What do we know about the plans of the Lord? …continue reading