"Then I said, 'My destruction is sealed, for I am a sinful man and a member of a sinful race.'" (Isaiah 6:5)
"Then one of the seraphim flew over to the altar, and he
picked up a burning coal with a pair of tongs. He touched my
lips with it and said, 'See, this coal has touched your lips.
Now your guilt is removed, and your sins are forgiven.'" (Isaiah
The cure for Isaiah's deserved destruction was a burning coal from
the the altar of God. God is like that! He fixes our failures. He
solves our sin-issue. He delivers us from destruction. He forgives
us with a burning coal.
"I saw one like a son of man, clothed in a robe reaching to
the feet, and girded across His chest with the golden sash. His
head and His hair were white like white wool, like snow; and His
eyes were like a flame of fire. His feet were like burnished
bronze, when it has been made to glow in a furnace, and His
voice was like the sound of many waters" (Revelation 1:13-15)
John saw Jesus in a glorious vision on the Island of Patmos. Note
Jesus' flaming eyes and burning feet. God loves us enough, that
like He did for Isaiah, He sent a burning coal to deliver us from
Thank you Jesus!