Man of Sorrows

September 10, 2017 ()

Bible Text: Isaiah 53 |

Series:

Northwest Bible Church - Sept. 10, 2017 - Christ in the OT series - Alan Conner

Isa. 53

Man of Sorrows

Intro

52:13-15 The mystery and mission of the Servant

53:1-3 The rejection of the Servant

53:4-6 The redemption of the Servant

53:7-9 The submission of the Servant

53:10-12 The exaltation of the Servant

A. FAITH IS A GIFT (Isaiah 53:1).

1. Who has believed our message?

2. The “arm of the LORD.” Cf. Ps. 110:3

B. THE DESCRIPTION OF CHRIST’S ATONEMENT (Isaiah 53:4-6, 8, 11-12).

1. Substitution (Isaiah 53:4-6).

2. Sacrifice (Isaiah 53:5, 7-10)

Isaiah 53:5 “pierced,” “crushed,” “chastened.”

Isaiah 53:7 “like a lamb that is led to slaughter”

Isaiah 53:8 “cut off out of the land of the living”

Isaiah 53:9 grave, death

Isaiah 53:10 guilt offering -

3. Righteous/Innocent (Isaiah 53:11).

C. THE BLESSINGS OF CHRIST’S ATONEMENT.

1. Peace (Isaiah 53:5).

2. Healing (Isaiah 53:5).

3. Satisfaction (Isaiah 53:11).

4. Justification (Isaiah 53:11).

D. THE REWARDS FOR CHRIST’S ATONEMENT.

1. See His offspring (Isaiah 53:10).

2. Prolong His days; good pleasure of the Lord will prosper in His hand (Isaiah 53:10),

3. A portion with the great, divide the booty with the strong (Isaiah 53:12).

Conclusion