Devotional Series : What’s In A Name?


What's in a Name?

Power in the Name


The devotional series What’s in a Name? concluded yesterday. If we spent years on the names of God, we would still have an eternity’s worth of revelation ahead of us. But you can still pursue this incredible study further, and … Continue reading

What's in a Name?

#53 Our Shocking God


What’s the purpose of knowing this strange name El Shaddai, that means ‘field’ and ‘breast?’ To see Him! To in some small degree comprehend His nature. We need to be shocked into seeing Who our God really is! Most of … Continue reading

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#52 Much Fruit


John 15:8 NASB My Father is glorified by this, that you bear much fruit, and so prove to be My disciples. Jesus’ Father is El Shaddai, so lavish a Giver that His bounty is immeasurable. We are urged and commanded to … Continue reading

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#51 Unending Multiplication


Hebrews 11:12 ESV Therefore from one man, and him as good as dead, were born descendants as many as the stars of heaven and as many as the innumerable grains of sand by the seashore. El Shaddai is associated with fruitfulness. … Continue reading

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#50 Vision of the Almighty


Balaam, Israel’s prophet, was seduced by the enemy, King Balak of Moab, to curse Israel. They were so powerful that Balak was afraid to attack. Balaam went on his donkey to the wilderness and saw Israel camping by tribes. And … Continue reading

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#49 Only El Shaddai


It is very difficult to try and express God’s abundance and might as El Shaddai. There is one place in the New Testament that describes El Shaddai above all descriptions! Although His name is not mentioned in the verse, it … Continue reading

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#48 God Inside


John 6:53 NLT “I tell you the truth, unless you eat the flesh of the Son of Man and drink His blood, you cannot have eternal life within you.” This! One of the most radical, shocking and even incomprehensible statements of … Continue reading

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#47 Blessings of the Deep


Genesis 49:25 NASB And by the Almighty Who blesses you With blessings of heaven above, Blessings of the deep that lies beneath, Blessings of the breasts and of the womb. At the end of his days, Jacob called his sons and pronounced a … Continue reading

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#46 Foolish and Weak


1 Corinthians 1:27 NASB God has chosen the foolish things of the world to shame the wise, and God has chosen the weak things of the world to shame the things which are strong… The most childlike of the disciples was … Continue reading

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#45 The Mystery God


John 17:3 AMPC And this is eternal life, [it means] to know (to perceive, recognize, become acquainted with and understand) You, the only true and real God… The one priority and meaning of life, our single pursuit is to discover the … Continue reading

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#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


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. God Himself is the Field. He is the Source of all … Continue reading

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#42 From the Field


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 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 Field and Seed


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


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