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EL OLAM—THE EVERLASTING GOD

By Linda K. Bridges

 

I sighed. I stood staring at our old washer and clothes dryer. They were more than 21 years old and now… 1,070 more words

You are Seen

​”God’s love is meteoric, His loyalty astronomic, His purpose titanic, His verdicts oceanic. Yet in His largeness nothing gets lost; not a man, not a mouse, slips through the cracks.” Psalm 36:5-6 MSG… 609 more words

God's Love

Is the God of the Bible a Transgender?

The problem of gender identity, that is, whether a person senses internally to be male, female, or another gender has reached a point in our society where the government has been forced to create a dictionary to identify… 1,267 more words

Hebrew Bible

What’s In a Name Anyway?

What Do God’s Names Mean in the Bible?

Discover a deeper encounter with God through different names  

By Linda K. Bridges

Vladimir Putin. Osama bin Laden. 920 more words

Revealing the ruler: God Shaddai (Genesis 17:1-3)

Abram has already passed through a covenant ceremony that installed him as the earthly servant of the heavenly sovereign (Genesis 15). Abram and Sarai then tried to establish the family through human means, but ended up oppressing Hagar—as human power tends to do (Genesis 16). 829 more words

Exegesis

What about those who’ve never heard the name? (Genesis 16:13-16)

YHWH planned to restore the blessing of his reign to the nations by creating his own nation through Abram and Sarai. But Hagar did not see God in their household: what she saw was the abuse of power that is so typical of humanity in rebellion. 700 more words

Exegesis

Top 10 Reasons God is the Best Writer

Guest Post by C.S. Boyll

Have you ever meditated on the many biblical names God is called?

Most Jesus followers have their favorites like “Lord,” “Shepherd,” “The Rock,” “The Great I Am,” “Redeemer,” “Prince of Peace,” etc. 470 more words