The Description of the Christ Child
Topic: Christmas Passage: Isaiah 9:6
The prophecy of the Christ Child in Isaiah 9:6 tells of His humanity, royalty, and deity. The only way to have peace with God is to know this Babe, the Prince of Peace.
I. The Humanity of the Christ Child
- A male Child would be born to Israel for the benefit of Israel and all mankind. This Son would be a gift from God.
II. The Royalty of the Christ Child
- The royalty of the Christ Child is His position to rule and reign over God’s people and the whole world as King of Kings and Lord of Lords.
III. The Deity of the Christ Child
- Wonderful Counselor - A Wonder of a Counselor Who would possess all wisdom and knowledge
- Mighty God - Strong Hero Whose chief characteristic is that He is God in the flesh
- Everlasting Father - The One Who is eternally a Father to His people
- Prince of Peace - The only way to have peace with God is to know this Christ Child Who is the Prince of Peace.