In Isaiah, the prophecy was given that the virgin would give birth to a child and name him Immanuel (meaning "God with us.") In the Gospels, he is called Jesus (meaning "God is our salvation.") These titles are descriptive of the one who was born that evening in a cave in Bethlehem.
The name "God with us" is vital.
In times like these, with all the fear, worry, frustration and anger abounding, we often wonder if we are God forsaken?
The question is "Who are the 'us' described in this verse?"
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