Kabodhi – Word Nerd Wednesday

In this week’s Word Nerd Wednesday, Elisabeth Warner shares with us what it means that God is our Kabodhi. Kabodhi Biblical Reference Psalm 3:3 But you, Lord, are a shield around me,     my glory (כְּ֝בוֹדִ֗י), the One who lifts my head high. Dictionary Definition glory /glɔr i,/ very great praise, honor, or distinction bestowed […]

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Word Nerd Wednesday – HaMelech

For this week’s edition of Word Nerd Wednesday, Lois McKiernan, from www.WhereTruthLives.com, shares with us what it means that God is our HaMelech. “With trumpets and the sound of the horn Shout joyfully before the King, the Lord.” Psalm 98:6 This name of our God tells us something majestic: He reigns!  He is HaMelech – The […]

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Word Nerd Wednesday – Go’el

This week, Amy Juett returns to discuss what it means for us to have the privilege of calling God our Go’el. Go’el Defined Go’el can be translated as “The Redeemer,” but what is a redeemer, and what role did a redeemer have in the Old Testament?   A redeemer is one who redeems. Merriam-Webster defines […]

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Word Nerd Wednesday – Yahweh Gibbor Milcahmah

My dear friend Katie Chew returns for this week’s Word Nerd Wednesday discussion of what it means that God is our Yahweh Gibbor Milcahmah.  That may sound like a mouthful, but trust me, you are going to want to absorb the power from the truth she shares here! Who is this King of Glory? The Lord strong and mighty, the Lord mighty in battle. Psalm 24:8 Hebrew: Yahweh Gibbor […]

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Word Nerd Wednesday – Eli

I’m thrilled to have my dear friend (and super talented web designer) Kate joining us for this week’s edition of Word Nerd Wednesday as we explore what it means for us to call God, Eli. As we approach Easter, this one is particularly poignant. ********* The Nuances of God’s Names I don’t know about you, […]

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Word Nerd Wednesday – Jehovah Tsidkenu

My dear friend Kathie joins us for this week’s edition of Word Nerd Wednesday to discuss what it means for us to call God Jehovah Tsidkenu. ********* Jehovah Tsidkneu – “God of Righteousness” The name Tsidkneu comes from the Hebrew word tsedeq or the Aramaic word tsidqah, meaning righteousness. Tsedeq is the more popular form, […]

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