Discovering God’s Names: El-Shaddai

  “From the God of your father who helps you, And by the Almighty who blesses you…” Genesis 49:25, NASB Dear Friends, Several days ahead of time, I consider which name of God to write about. I recently decided on El-Shaddai for this particular post. And oh, it’s so appropriate for what’s going on in my […]

Drawing Near: Make Me Faithful

“In the beginning God created…” Genesis 1:1, NASB “Therefore if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creature; the old things passed away; behold, new things have come.” 2 Corinthians 5:17   Loving Father, Creator of this sky that fascinates me, Painter of its splendid blue, You’re matchless. Maker of white clouds puffing around, You’re […]

Discovering God’s Names: El Roi

photo credit: 0239 via photopin (license)   “Then she called the name of the LORD who spoke to her, ‘Thou art a God who sees’; for she said, ‘Have I even remained alive here after seeing Him?’” Genesis 16:13, Nasb After being used and mistreated, she ran away. I can’t blame her. Hagar must have […]

Discovering God’s Names: Jehovah-Jireh

photo credit: Fulton Ram via photopin (license)   “And Abraham called the name of that place, The LORD Will Provide, as it is said to this day, ‘In the mount of the LORD it will be provided.’” Genesis 22:14, NASB Tossing and turning, I fretted about a financial situation. Sleep eluded me in the wee […]

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