Devotional Series : What’s In A Name?


What's in a Name?

#44 Childish and Untaught


Reading Luke 10:17-24 verse 21 AMPC In that same hour He rejoiced and gloried in the Holy Spirit and said, I thank You, Father, Lord of heaven and earth, that You have concealed these things [relating to salvation] from the wise … Continue reading

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#43 Almighty Source of All Things


Reading Matthew 6:25-34 Verse 32 AMPC For the Gentiles (heathen) wish for and crave and diligently seek all these things, and your heavenly Father knows well that you need them all. Almighty God Himself is the Field. He is the Source … Continue reading

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#42 The Source for All Humanity


Reading Matthew 6:19-34 Verses 31, 32 NASB Do not worry then, saying ‘What will we eat?’ or ‘What will we drink?’ or ‘What will we wear for clothing?’ For the Gentiles eagerly seek all these things; for your heavenly Father knows that … Continue reading

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#41 Seed Like Stars and Sand


Genesis 22:17 NASB Indeed I will greatly bless you, and I will greatly multiply your seed as the stars of the heavens and as the sand which is upon the seashore; and your seed shall possess the gate of their enemies. … Continue reading

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#40 A Staggering Multiplication


Genesis 22:17 NASB Indeed I will greatly bless you, and I will greatly multiply your seed as the stars of the heavens and as the sand which is upon the seashore; and your seed shall possess the gate of their enemies. … Continue reading

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#39 Abundance of the Triune God


Genesis 17:1 Exegesis Bible Yahveh is seen by Abram and says to him, I am El Shadday… The name El Shaddai is plural, the abundance of the Triune God. God the Father made it. Jesus earned it back by His death. … Continue reading

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#38 God Commands and Completes


Psalm 57:2 AMPC I will cry to God Most High, Who performs on my behalf and rewards me [Who brings to pass His purposes for me and surely completes them]! My final need screams out to the Only Hope, the Sufficient-One! And … Continue reading

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#37 God of Impossibilities


Jeremiah 32:27 NASB “Behold, I am the Lord, the God of all flesh; is anything too difficult for Me?” Elohim creates nature and El Shaddai transcends nature. Adonai rules and El Shaddai overrules. Abram and Sarah were at the end of their … Continue reading

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#36 To Live Without Needing God


Genesis 3:4-5 NASB The serpent said to the woman, “You surely will not die! For God knows that in the day you eat from it your eyes will be opened, and you will be like God, knowing good and evil.” The … Continue reading

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#35 God Almighty Needs no Help


Genesis 17:1 CJB When Avram was 99 years old Adonai appeared to Avram and said to him, “I am El Shaddai [God Almighty]. Walk in my presence and be pure-hearted.” Remember Adonai? Master, Owner. Abram was a man owned but until now, not … Continue reading

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#34 God Revealed in His Names


Genesis 17:1 AMPC I am Almighty God. The secret of it all lies in that Name, that never-before-named Name. When God revealed Himself anew by His name as Almighty God, Abram could no longer be called Abram. In that revelation of God, he … Continue reading

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#33 Abraham’s Divine Order


Romans 4:19 ESV He (Abraham) did not weaken in faith when he considered his own body, which was a good as dead (since he was about 100 years old), or when he considered the barrenness of Sarah’s womb. This scripture … Continue reading

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#32 Faith is Not an Achievement


Romans 4:9b ESV For we say that faith was counted to Abraham as righteousness. Abraham didn’t work for or work up his faith. No, the flesh of his confidence worked against his faith. Abraham was reduced to faith. Human faith is … Continue reading

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#31 A Promise is His Command


Genesis 17:5 ESV …I have made you the father of a multitude of nations. Imagine Abraham’s bewilderment. After all the “I WILLS” of God’s intention and stated plan, this is not a future somewhere thing He will accomplish. There is … Continue reading

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#30 Father of Many Nations


Genesis 17:5 AMPC Nor shall your name any longer be Abram [high, exalted father]; but your name shall be Abraham [father of a multitude], for I have made you the father of many nations. To this new Abraham, the true meaning of … Continue reading

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#29 Destiny Enlarged by Faith


Genesis 17:5 AMPC Nor shall your name any longer be Abram [high, exalted father]; but your name shall be Abraham [father of a multitude], for I have made you the father of many nations. The man who wanted just one son could … Continue reading

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#28 A New Name for Abram


Genesis 17:4-5 AMPC As for Me, behold, My covenant (solemn pledge) is with you, and you shall be the father of many nations. Nor shall your name any longer be Abram [high, exalted father]; but your name shall be Abraham [father of a … Continue reading

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#27 The Unstoppable Effect


Genesis 17:4 NASB As for Me, behold, My covenant is with you, and you will be the father of a multitude of nations. When God says His earth-shifting “I will,” there is an unstoppable EFFECT. In His ‘I will,’ is a ‘YOU … Continue reading

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#26 Our Blindness to God


Genesis 17:1 AMPC “I am God Almighty; Walk [habitually] before Me [with integrity, knowing that you are always in My presence], and be blameless and complete [in obedience to Me].” When God gives a promise, He intends us to understand that it … Continue reading

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#25 Before God Almighty, Abram Fell


Genesis 17:1-3 NASB “I am God Almighty; Walk before Me, and be blameless. I will establish My covenant between Me and you, and I will multiply you exceedingly.” Abram fell on his face, and God talked with him… When a person finally recognizes God in His might, … Continue reading