“Though darkness will cover the earth, My light will shine, and nations will come to My light and be drawn to My Holy Mount.
I will save My people Israel, and My sons and daughter shall be delivered, and I will heal their backsliding, and they will know that I AM their God and there is none other; and they will be My people.
My sons and daughters will come from far where they have been scattered and I will reveal them and take them out of obscurity to proclaim My Name and My Righteousness.
Kings and kingdoms will know of them, for the earth groans in earnest expectation for the manifestation of the sons and daughters,” says the Spirit of the Living God.
“Arise, shine [Yerushalayim], for your light has come, the glory of Adonai has risen over you. For although darkness covers the earth and thick darkness the peoples; on you Adonai will rise; over you will be seen his glory. Nations will go toward your light and kings toward your shining splendor. Raise your eyes and look around: they are all assembling and coming to you; your sons are coming from far off,” Isaiah 60:1-4 (CJB).
“I will heal their backsliding, I will love them freely: for mine anger is turned away from him,” Hosea 14:4.
“And many nations shall come, and say, Come, and let us go up to the mountain of the LORD, and to the house of the God of Jacob; and he will teach us of his ways, and we will walk in his paths: for the law shall go forth of Zion, and the word of the LORD from Jerusalem,” Micah 4:2.
“And it shall come to pass in the last days, that the mountain of the Lord’s house shall be established in the top of the mountains, and shall be exalted above the hills; and all nations shall flow unto it. And many people shall go and say, Come ye, and let us go up to the mountain of the Lord, to the house of the God of Jacob; and he will teach us of his ways, and we will walk in his paths: for out of Zion shall go forth the law, and the word of the Lord from Jerusalem,” Isaiah 2:2-4 (KJV).
“This Gospel of the kingdom shall be preached in all the world for a witness unto all nations,” Matthew 24:14.
“The creation waits eagerly for the sons of God to be revealed,” Romans 8:19 (CJB).
~ Syreeta Thomas