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Why is God called ‘The True Vine’?

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We’ve been looking at the names of God and how his names help us understand him better. This week I want to look at the name, ‘The True Vine’. The Son of God says about himself: ‘I am the true vine, and my Father is the gardener. He cuts off every branch in me that […]

Why is God called ‘The Chosen One’?

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We’ve been looking at the names of God and how his names help us understand him better. This week I want to look at the name, ‘The Chosen One’.   When the Son of God was hanging on the cross, the rulers mocked him, including calling him the ‘Chosen One’: ‘The people stood watching, and […]

Why is God called ‘The Apostle’?

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We’ve been looking at the names of God and how his names help us understand him better. This week I want to look at the name, ‘The Apostle.’   The author of Hebrews refers to the Son of God as ‘the apostle’: ‘Therefore, holy brothers, who share in the heavenly calling, fix your thoughts on […]

Why is God called the ‘One and Only’?

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We’ve been looking at the names of God and how his names help us understand him better. This week I want to look at the name, ‘One and Only’.   The name ‘One and Only’ comes from one Greek word, monogenes which the old King James Version translated as ‘begotten’.   John’s gospel calls the […]

Why is God called ‘Immanuel’?

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We’ve been looking at the names of God and how his names help us understand him better. This week I want to look at the name, ‘Immanuel’.   After Joseph discovered his fiancé Mary was pregnant, he wanted to divorce her. But the Bible tells us that ‘an angel of the Lord appeared to him […]

Why is God called ‘Our Righteousness’?

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We’ve been looking at the names of God and how his names help us understand him better. This week I want to look at the name, ‘The LORD Our Righteousness’.   Jeremiah, the prophet, gave this prophecy from God to his people: ‘Woe to the shepherds who are destroying and scattering the sheep of my […]

Why is God called ‘The Alpha and the Omega’?

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We’ve been looking at the names of God and how his names help us understand him better. This week I want to look at the name, ‘The Alpha and the Omega’.   The Apostle John tells us that God calls himself the Alpha and the Omega: ‘”I am the Alpha and the Omega,” says the […]

Why is God called ‘The Last Adam’?

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We’ve been looking at the names of God and how his names help us understand him better. This week I want to look at the name, ‘The Last Adam’.   The Apostle Paul refers to God’s Son as ‘The Last Adam’ in his letter to the church in Corinth: ‘So it is written: “The first […]

Why is God called ‘The Bright Morning Star?

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We’ve been looking at the names of God and how his names help us understand him better. This week I want to look at the name, ‘The Bright Morning Star’.   Last week we looked at the name, ‘The Root of David’ which the Apostle John spoke of in his vision in Revelation. John also […]

Why is God called ‘The Root of David’?

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We’ve been looking at the names of God and how God’s names help us understand him better. This week I want to look at the name, ‘The Root of David’.   Last week we looked at why God the Son is called the Lion of Judah in a vision in Revelation 5: ‘Then I saw […]