Names of God

Pray and add yours… A         Adonai, Awe Inspiring, Always, All-knowing, All-powerful, All-seeing, Abba, Anointed one, Ancient of Days B         Beautiful, Baby Jesus, Blessing, Blessed, Best friend, Buddy C         Compassionate, Conqueror, Creator, Counselor D         Delight in the Lord, Daddy, Dear One E         El Shaddai, Endures Forever, Emmanuel F         Forgiving, Friend, Forever, Faith, Father, Friend of sinners, Fear-inspiring G         Great, Grace, Goodness, God, Gracious, Glorious, Guide, Good Shepherd, Giver of good Gifts, God who sees me H         Holy, Humble, Holy Spirit, Healer, Hope, Heavenly, Helper, Heir to the Promise, Hid from our Eyes, Heavenly Healer I          Immutable, I am, Immortal, Invisible, Inaccessible, J          Jehovah Jirah, Jesus, Justice, Joseph’s son, Judging K         King of Kings, Keeper of this life L         Lover, Lion, Lamb, Light, Life, Lover of my Soul M        Majestic, Mountain Moving, Maker, Merciful N         Never Ending, Name of the Lord, (Like) None other O         Omnipotent, Omniscient, Only One P         Powerful, Promise-keeper, Provider Q         Quick to Forgive R         Redeemer, Righteous, Refuge, Responsive S         Savior, Slow to Anger, Strong, Sovereign, Sacrifice, Sanctifier, Standard-keeper, Shepherd T         Truth, Tower, Transforming, Tursted Friend U         Unchanging V         Vulnerable Baby W        Worthy to be Praised, The Word, Worship, Wrathful, Wise X         X-tremely good, Y         Yahweh Z         Zion...

A Message Of Healing

As a speaker at this year’s retreat, I brought a message of healing; healing based on the Mark 5 woman, the woman with an ‘issue’.  After all, we all have issues, right?! We are all in need of being healed from something. The message for me was both personal and timely as I had once again been dealing with an ongoing health issue. The focus of my message was concentrating on what we are continually HEARING and what we are continually SPEAKING.  We went very slowly through Mark 5, placing our feet into the footsteps of this familiar woman. Together, we observed how she kept hearing and hearing about Jesus…to the point where she became convinced He could heal her. As a result, she then began to say over and over and over, “If only I get the chance to see Him I will take hold of him and I WILL get my healing!” Her hope (a confident expectation of a good outcome) became so enlarged that when Jesus DID show up in her neck of the woods, she made her move. Her hope urged her to do something! And so we went with her through the suffocating crowd and watched as she boldly reached out with all her might and took hold of Jesus! And we watched in amazement as His power reached out and took hold of her in return! We overheard Jesus speak to her, assuring her that she had not stolen anything from Him, but that He had given the gift of healing to her freely. It was if He wanted her, and us, to...