Summary: We teach our children their ABC'S of the alphabet and this is good and important. However, we must not forget the most important and that is knowing the Lord as a personal saviour. In this out line we simply go through the alphabet to give a letter and a
THE ABC'S OF THE NAMES OF THE LORD GOD!
We teach our children their ABC'S of the alphabet and this is good and important. However, we must not forget the most important and that is knowing the Lord as a personal saviour. In this out line we simply go through the alphabet to give a letter and a Name of the Lord from the Bible. This is an especially good message to share with the young. They are very apt to remember the Names of the Lord and who He is in this matter. Then the Lord's Prayer, " Hallowed be thy Holy Name!" then it will become a reality to them.
A. Is for Alpha the Almighty who is able.
Revelation 1:8 (KJV) I am Alpha and Omega, the beginning and the ending, saith the Lord, which is, and which was, and which is to come, the Almighty.
B. Is for the Babe who was born in a stable. Luke 2:16 (KJV) And they came with haste, and found Mary, and Joseph, and the babe lying in a manger
C. is for Christ and for Calvary and the Cross. Luke 23:33 (KJV) And when they were come to the place, which is called Calvary, there they crucified him, and the malefactors, one on the right hand, and the other on the left.
D. Is for the Deliverer who saves us from loss. Romans 11:26 (KJV) And so all Israel shall be saved: as it is written, There shall come out of Sion the Deliverer, and shall turn away ungodliness from Jacob:
E. Is for Emmanuel meaning 'God with us; Matthew 1:23 (KJV) Behold, a virgin shall be with child, and shall bring forth a son, and they shall call his name Emmanuel, which being interpreted is, God with us.
F. He is the Friend of publicans and sinners. Matthew 11:19 (KJV) The Son of man came eating and drinking, and they say, Behold a man gluttonous, and a winebibber, a friend of publicans and sinners. But wisdom is justified of her children.
G. He is the God whom Thomas confessed. John 20:28 (KJV) And Thomas answered and said unto him, My Lord and my God.
H. He is the Head of the Church that He blessed. (Col 1:18 KJV) And he is the head of the body, the church: who is the beginning, the firstborn from the dead; that in all things he might have the preeminence.
I. He is Immortal as He rose from the dead. (1 Cor 15:12 KJV) Now if Christ be preached that he rose from the dead, how say some among you that there is no resurrection of the dead?
J. His Name of Jesus for He will save His people. Matthew 1:21 (KJV) And she shall bring forth a son, and thou shalt call his name JESUS: for he shall save his people from their sins.
K. He is the King on His throne and up above. Revelation 19:16 (KJV) And he hath on his vesture and on his thigh a name written, KING OF KINGS, AND LORD OF LORDS.
L. He is the Lamb the proof of God's love. John 1:29 (KJV) The next day John seeth Jesus coming unto him, and saith, Behold the Lamb of God, which taketh away the sin of the world.
M. He is our Mediator, the one in between the Father and us. 1 Timothy 2:5 (KJV) For there is one God, and one mediator between God and men, the man Christ Jesus;
N. He was called the despised Nazarene Matthew 2:23 (KJV) And he came and dwelt in a city called Nazareth: that it might be fulfilled which was spoken by the prophets, He shall be called a Nazarene.
O. He is the Only Son and adored by the Father. John 3:16 (KJV) For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life.
P. Is for the great Physician who healed and restored. Mark 2:17 (KJV) When Jesus heard it, he saith unto them, They that are whole have no need of the physician, but they that are sick: I came not to call the righteous, but sinners to repentance.
Q. Quench not the Spirit but be filled. 1 Thessalonians 5:19 (KJV) Quench not the Spirit.
R. He is the Rock on which we can build. 1 Corinthians 10:4 (KJV) And did all drink the same spiritual drink: for they drank of that spiritual Rock that followed them: and that Rock was Christ.
S. He is the Shepherd who cares for His sheep John 10:14 (KJV) I am the good shepherd, and know my sheep, and am known of mine.
T. He is the Teacher whose rules we must keep. John 3:2 (KJV) The same came to Jesus by night, and said unto him, Rabbi, we know that thou art a teacher come from God: for no man can do these miracles that thou doest, except God be with him.