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What Does “Wonderful Counselor” Mean?

I savor the traditions and festivities surrounding Christmas, but in quiet early-morning moments, I meditate on the names of Jesus. “These will be his royal titles: Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace.” (Isaiah 9:6) In the original Hebrew language, the word translated “wonderful” meant something “out of the ordinary, beyond human explanation.”… [ read more ]

4 Meditations on the Names of Jesus – Week 1

  The Christmas season is upon us full bore. Even the international airlines featured Hallmark-type Christmas movies on our flight from England to the USA yesterday. I’ll admit it—I enjoy wrapping myself in a warm blanket and watching these movies for fun on cold winter nights as Christmas approaches. I also enjoy wrapping gifts, baking… [ read more ]