Morning Star – Word Nerd Wednesday

I am thrilled to share these moving words Melissa wrote about what it means that we call Jesus our Morning Star in this week’s edition of Word Nerd Wednesday! The Morning Star Bright-Strong’s G2986 lampros– shining, brilliant, splendid, magnificent Morning– Strong’s G3720 orthrinos- relating to the dawn, Venus most brilliant in the morning just before […]

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Light of the World – Word Nerd Wednesday

I’m happy to be sharing Teresa’s encouraging words regarding what it means that we call Jesus the Light of the World in this week’s edition of Word Nerd Wednesday. Light of the World I love this name for God. Light represents hope, life, goodness, energy, guidance, and clarity.  The Apostle John wrote it of Jesus: […]

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The Way: Word Nerd Wednesday

I’m thrilled to have my dear friend Kim share what it means that Jesus is The Way for this week’s edition of Word Nerd Wednesday. The Way Jesus said to him, “I am the way, and the truth, and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me.” John 14:6 John 14:6 is […]

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The Vine – Word Nerd Wednesday

I’m excited to have Alyson @ Write Them On My heart sharing with us about this week’s Word Nerd Wednesday Name for God: The Vine. Everyone loves a good metaphor, right?  Even Jesus! “I am the true vine, and my Father is the vinedresser. “ John 15:1 (ESV) Metaphors are frequently used to add another layer […]

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King of Kings – Word Nerd Wednesday

What does it mean to you that we call Jesus the King of Kings? After her two previous posts on Son of God and Son of Man, Melissa finishes up this month’s Word Nerd Wednesday exploring this reality. King of Kings Strongs 935 Greek :Balieus Basileon Sovereign, Victorious Messiah, Supreme Ruler of All, King over […]

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Son of Man – Word Nerd Wednesday

After last week’s great post on the Son of God, Melissa looks at what it means for us to also call Jesus the Son of Man in this week’s Word Nerd Wednesday post. The Son of Man Greek:  ho huios tou anthropos Huios– son, child, childhood Anthropos– man, person, humanity, mankind As I stated last […]

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