This is the first in the Series “Songs of Advent” from Pastor Bob McHenry, This message is titled “Isaiah’s Song of Hope”Advent is the beginning of the church calendar.This season looks forward to celebrating the birth of Jesus in Bethlehem as well as the second coming of Jesus.
Mountain of the Lord is a repeated them in Isaiah referring to Mt. Zion.
Isaiah 2:1-5 is almost identical to Micah 4:1-3.
Last days refers to the future in general but Isaiah seems to have in mind the Messianic age which began with the birth of Christ and will find fulfillment at his return. Isaiah sees a day when instruments of war become instruments of peace.