"This Is Us"

Isaiah 59:9-12

“This Is Us”


539 BC – Cyrus the Persian overthrows the Babylonians


538 BC – Cyrus releases the Israelites from captivity to return to the Promised Land.


Justice and righteousness describe who someone is, not what they do.


Light = Hope in God’s future activity for his people.


Darkness = Despair and the absence of God’s saving activity.