We wait for the coming of Christ during advent, but how do we wait? Our waiting is a courageous waiting, because God’s king is coming, He will defeat our enemies, and He will defeat our idols.
The Books of Joel, Obadiah, Jonah, and Micah (NICOT), Leslie Allen
The Minor Prophets: An Exegetical and Expository Commentary, Thomas McComiskey
We’re all waiting for something in advent, but for what are we waiting? We wait not so much for a what, but a who: The Root of Jesse, who will rule righteously and bring rest.
The Prophecy of Isaiah: An Introduction Commentary, Alec Motyer