Read: Isaiah 42:1-4
The prophet Isaiah spoke these words approximately 700 years before the birth of Christ.
- List all the qualities and qualifications we learn about Jesus from these verses.
- What does it mean that Jesus “won’t break a bruised reed or put out a dying flame”? How does this relate to Jesus’ “bringing forth justice” in verses 3-4?
- What about you? Do you see yourself as someone who is a “bruised reed or dying flame’? How has Jesus provided justice for you?
Steps to take:
The opposite of justice is injustice. When you survey your surroundings, what specific types of injustice are causing people to suffer? Seek to do one thing today to bring justice to someone experiencing injustice.