Waiting on David

Robby Bradfordadvent, Bible, Bible study, Christianity, Christmas, Covenant, Davidic Covenant, discipleship, Jesus Christ, Judaism, New Testament, Old Testament, prophecy, spirituality, the Bible0 Comments

Advent, the Christian season that starts the Christian calendar and focuses on the coming of Jesus, starts today!  Throughout Advents (ending on Christmas Day), I’m posting thoughts about the coming of Jesus and explaining some things about Christmas that might not be clear to you.Have you ever wondered why Jesus is referred to as the son of David in the … Read More

Written in the Sky

Robby Bradfordadvent, Bible studies, Bible study, Christianity, Christmas, Davidic Covenant, Jesus Christ, Old Testament, prophecy, Sunday themes0 Comments

I will sing of the LORD’s great love forever;    with my mouth I will make your faithfulness known    through all generations. 2 I will declare that your love stands firm forever,    that you have established your faithfulness in heaven itself. 3 You said, “I have made a covenant with my chosen one,    I have sworn to David my servant, 4 ‘I will establish your line forever    and make your throne firm … Read More

The Branch and The Second Coming

Robby Bradfordadvent, Bible, Bible study, Christianity, Christmas, Davidic Covenant, discipleship, Jesus Christ, Old Testament, prophecy, rapture, second coming, Sunday themes0 Comments

 1 A shoot will come up from the stump of Jesse;    from his roots a Branch will bear fruit. 2 The Spirit of the LORD will rest on him—    the Spirit of wisdom and of understanding,    the Spirit of counsel and of might,    the Spirit of the knowledge and fear of the LORD— 3 and he will delight in the fear of the LORD.    He will not judge by … Read More

A Glorious Light

Robby Bradfordadvent, Christmas, Davidic Covenant, hope, Old Testament, prophecy, spirituality2 Comments

 The people walking in darkness    have seen a great light; on those living in the land of deep darkness    a light has dawned. 3 You have enlarged the nation    and increased their joy; they rejoice before you    as people rejoice at the harvest, as warriors rejoice    when dividing the plunder. 4 For as in the day of Midian’s defeat,    you have shattered the yoke that burdens them,    the bar across their shoulders,    the rod of their … Read More

Born in a Small Town

Robby Bradfordadvent, Bible study, Christmas, Davidic Covenant, Jesus Christ, Old Testament, prophecy, the Bible1 Comment

“But you, Bethlehem Ephrathah,   though you are small among the clans of Judah,out of you will come for me   one who will be ruler over Israel,whose origins are from of old,   from ancient times.”  3 Therefore Israel will be abandoned   until the time when she who is in labor bears a son,and the rest of his brothers return   to join the Israelites.  4 He will stand and shepherd … Read More