When Abram was ninety-nine years old, the LORD appeared to him and said, “I am El-Shaddai–‘God Almighty.’ Serve me faithfully and live a blameless life.
-Genesis 17: 1
El Shaddai means God Almighty, God of the mountains.
I thought it would be fun to take a look at some of the different names for God found within the Bible. Here are a few of them.
meaning “God”, a reference to God’s power and might.
meaning “Lord”, a reference to the Lordship of God.
a reference to God’s divine salvation.
meaning “The Lord thy sanctifier”
meaning “The Lord my shepherd”
meaning “The Lord who is present”
meaning “The Lord our healer”
meaning “The Lord our righteousness”
meaning “The Lord will provide”
meaning “The Lord our banner”
meaning “The Lord is peace”
meaning “The Lord of Hosts”
meaning “The God of Recompense”
meaning “The most high God
meaning “The strong one who sees”
meaning “The everlasting God”
Who is God to you? What is His character? What are His ways? What is His nature? How does He care for you? What does He mean to you?
Call upon your God.
God is love.
He will respond.