The “I am” Statements that Satan Fools You With

Satan’s kingdom uses “I am” statements of their own, projecting into our thought lives with phrases Like, “I am not good enough,” “I am an idiot”, “I am stupid”.   Fill in the blank “I am ________”   Sometimes they mix it up, “who would ever want Me”, “who would ever love Me”, and “I […]

The God of the Process?

“Not only that, but we rejoice in our sufferings, knowing that suffering produces endurance, 4 and endurance produces character, and character produces hope, 5 and hope does not put us to shame, because God’s love has been poured into our hearts through the Holy Spirit who has been given to us.” Romans 5:3-5 English Standard Version (ESV)   Our God […]

Pronunciation of YHVH

Sometimes I am asked about the correct pronunciation of YHVH יהוה , the name of God in the Hebrew Scriptures since the time of Moses. But first a “disclaimer”– it is not worth arguing about, because: No one really knows for sure how it was pronounced. There is no demand in the New Covenant for […]