What if God has a name? And what if God’s name offers tremendous insight into how the authors Scripture invite us to experience the character and person of God?
In the Old Testament book of Exodus, written hundreds of years before Jesus, Moses asked God his name. And God gave it to him. God told Moses his name was Yahweh, and what followed is the most repeated section of the Bible in the Bible.
If the ancient Israelites found God’s name and the revelations of his character that came with it so important, might we do well to take a long look?
What if we’re all prone to construct for ourselves a God of our own liking. What if it’s healthy to audit our understanding of God? What if paying close attention to God's character can help us relate to him as a person, not an idea?