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  • 1. Isaiah 55:1-3 ESV Come, everyone whothirsts, come to the waters; and he who has nomoney, come, buy and eat! Come, buy wine andmilk without money and without price. 2 Whydo you spend your money for that which is notbread, and your labor for that which does notsatisfy? Listen diligently to me, and eat what isgood, and delight yourselves in rich food.3 Incline your ear, and come to me; hear, thatyour soul may live; and I will make with you aneverlasting covenant, my steadfast, sure lovefor David.Isaiah 55:1-3 ESV Come, everyone whothirsts, come to the waters; and he who has nomoney, come, buy and eat! Come, buy wine andmilk without money and without price. 2 Whydo you spend your money for that which is notbread, and your labor for that which does notsatisfy? Listen diligently to me, and eat what isgood, and delight yourselves in rich food.3 Incline your ear, and come to me; hear, thatyour soul may live; and I will make with you aneverlasting covenant, my steadfast, sure lovefor David.

2. Isaiah 55;1-3 ang ginoo miingon, kamonggiuhaw, ngari kamo ug inum, bisag wala kamoykwarta, ngari palit ug kaon. Palit kamog bino uggatas nga walay bayad. Nganong gastuon manninyo ang inyong kwarta nianang dili makaon,ug nganong maghago man kamo nianang dilimakabusog? Pamati kamo kanako ug makakaonkamo ug maayong pagkaon, ug matagbaw kamo.Pamati kamo ug duol kanako, aron dili kamomamatay.maghimo ako ug walay katapusangkasabutan uban kaninyo ug panalanginan kokamo. Sumala sa akong gisaad kang David. 3. The background of this book The name Isaiah means- "the salvation of theLord" Date Written: Written between (740-680 B.C., towards theend of the reign of King Uzziah and throughoutthe reigns of King Jotham, Ahaz and Hezekiah. Important insights Prophet Isaiah repeated the word Come4times in chapter 55. Why? What was his intention or purposed? 4. The three important messagefrom this text1stmessage - V 1a "Come, all you who arethirsty- What does it means?-it means that Gods invitation is open for all.A; to the young people and AdultsB; to the single and marriedC; to the rich and poorC; to the parents and childrenD; to the believer and unbeliever 5. 2 Peter 1: 10 So, friends, confirmGods invitation to you, his choice ofyou. Dont put it off; do it now. Dothis, and youll have your life on afirm footing, A; Agree {Confirm} to Gods invitation B; response to Gods invitation now C; Build {put up} your life to thatinvitation 6. Luke 14:16-24 16Then He said to him,Acertain man gave a great supper and invitedmany,17and sent his servant at supper timeto say to those who were invited, Come, forall things are now ready.18But they allwith oneaccord began to make excuses. Thefirst said to him, I have bought a pieceof ground, and I must go and see it. I askyou to have me excused.19And anothersaid, I have bought five yoke of oxen, andI am going to test them. I ask you to haveme excused. 20Still another said, I havemarried a wife, and therefore I cannotcome. 7. 21So that servant came and reported thesethings to his master. Then the master of thehouse, being angry, said to his servant, Go outquickly into the streets and lanes of the city,and bring in herethepoor andthemaimedandthelame and theblind.22And the servantsaid, Master, it is done as you commanded, andstill there is room.23Then the master saidto the servant, Go out into the highways andhedges, and compelthemto come in, that myhouse may be filled.24For I say to you thatnone of those men who were invited shall tastemy supper. 8. Their response towards the invitationA; they know the eventsB; they know the dateC; they know the placeBut still they made an excusesNot managing your time and making excuses aretwo bad habits. Dont put them both togetherby claiming you dont have the timeBo Benette 9. 2ndmessage-v1 come to the waterWhat does it means?Exodus 17; V3But the people werethirstyfor water there, and theygrumbledagainst Moses. They said, "Whydid you bring us up out of Egypt to make usand our children and livestock dieofthirst?" V 6I will stand there before youby the rock at Horeb.Strikethe rock, andwaterwill come out of it for the people todrink." So Moses did this in the sight of theelders of IsraelFrom this text.. Water has two meaning. 1st;thenatural water 2nd; The presence of God 10. John 4;13-14 (NIV) 13 Jesusanswered, Everyone who drinks this water willbe thirsty again, 14 but whoever drinks thewater I give them will never thirst. Indeed, thewater I give them will become in them a springof water welling up to eternal life.Jesus was inviting the woman noton the earthly or natural water 11. 3rdmessage- v2Why spendmoney on what is notbread, and your labor onwhat does not satisfy? Earthly resources cantsatisfies us 12. Ibcp Gredu 13. Application God is inviting youGod said, Come come.Come.ComeAre you listening to Godscall?