This content is part of a series.
6 "For unto us a Child is born, unto us a Son is given; and the government will be upon His shoulder. And His name will be called wonderful, Counselor, Mighty God, everlasting Father, Prince of Peace."(NKJ)
He is a Counselor like no other.
He doesn't have to try to discover motives.
He doesn't have to delve into the history of your problems.
He doesn't have to worry about your motivation
He understands your troubles
He doesn't reject you for your sins
He can change your heart
Isaiah saw this tremendous vision of Christ.
He wrote the textbook on counseling.
He is the master Psychiatrist.
He knows the right therapy.
Story in Hong Kong!
A missionary friend of ours was having some tremendous stress related problems! They needed some professional help from a Christian Counselor but there was none available. This is when God revealed to me the Word Counselor He gave me some scriptures to give to this missionary friend to meditate on and to journal for 30 days what the Holy Spirit would reveal. It was the pathway for deliverance.
He is the Counselor!
I. His Credentials
He is the counselor, for he is intimately acquainted with the counsels of God from eternity, and he gives counsel to us His children
13 "Who hath directed the Spirit of the LORD, or being his counselor hath taught him?
14 With whom took he counsel, and who instructed him, and taught him in the path of judgment, and taught him knowledge, and shewed to him the way of understanding?" (KJV)
He is the Author of all wisdom and understanding!
Knowledge - Experience
He has been there:
-with every marriage good and bad
-with every abusive relationship
-with every business venture
-in every crisis
-in the loss of a loved one
-in every parental problem
-in every financial problem
-in every sickness
-in every accident ...
There are 5966 characters in the full content. This excerpt only shows a 2000 character sample of the full content.