NextLevel Online: The Gospel According to Isaiah

Session 4: Light (Isaiah 8-9)

Oftentimes, we don’t plan for seasons of darkness; they come on us suddenly. What can you do today to prepare your heart to trust in God in the midst of whatever darkness may come your way?



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  • Have you ever been really scared in the dark? What happened?

  • What are some of the darkest emotional or spiritual moments you’ve experienced in life?

    • How has God’s light shone up in the midst of the darkness in your life?
  • The name of the child in Isaiah 9 is supposed to point to the character of God. He is called Wonder-Counselor, Warrior-God, Lasting-Time-Father, and Peace-Prince. Which one of these titles resonates most with you today? Why?

  • Read 2 Corinthians 4:5-6. How does Jesus bring light?

  • Is it ever easy to forget that God brings light to our darkness? How could you remind yourself of his light this week?

  • Oftentimes, we don’t plan for seasons of darkness; they come on us suddenly. What can you do today to prepare your heart to trust in God in the midst of whatever darkness may come your way?

About NextLevel Online

The vision of Ozark Christian College is to glorify God by evangelizing the lost and edifying Christians worldwide. The mission of Ozark Christian College is to train men and women for Christian service as a degree-granting institution of biblical higher education.