I Have Seen The King
February 4, 2023
Isaiah was just as human as us and we are just as sinful as he was. Yet God calls us to a relationship with him and into his service. In doing so he puts His name on the line through us. Isaiah said, “Woe to me!”, I cried. “I am ruined! For I am a man of unclean lips, and I live among a people of unclean lips, and my eyes have seen the King, the Lord Almighty.” It is this close encounter of the God-kind that may change everything from our personhood to our priorities.
Today’s scripture takes place in a church, or explicitly in Isaiah’s day, the Temple. A place with an address,...