This Week’s Guest Post At The New Normal: The God of Happy Endings

People love happy endings. There’s something unsettling about a movie or television episode that ends badly or in some unresolved way. When circumstances are at their darkest, we look to the satisfying ending we expect to emerge.

When the Israelites went into exile, they were at that dark moment in the plot – and it was a direct result of repeatedly sinning and turning their backs on God. However, the prophet Isaiah delivers a message to the people from the Lord that promises a happy ending.

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