The Weekend Brew: The Promises In His Name

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Jesus.  There is so much hope and promise in Your name.

Jesus, Wonderful Counselor,
the promise of a life of wonder and delight, of anticipation for those who seek You and guidance and wisdom for all our days.

Jesus, Mighty God,
the promise of strength to the weary, hope to the hopeless and power to the powerless.

Jesus, Everlasting Father,
the promise of love, complete acceptance and continual forgiveness.

Jesus, Prince of Peace,
the promise of peace that surpasses all understanding and the calm in the midst of the storm.

This week I am turning my heart and my gaze toward Jesus, reminding myself of all that He is, and all that He has done for me.

What promise in His Name are you most clinging to today?

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24 Responses

  1. Joanne Viola says:

    Barbie – there truly is much promise & power in His Name. One Name. I love the anticipation that He brings. Blessings!
    Joanne Viola recently posted..Rest, Comfort & Joy

  2. Thank you for this Barbie….Jesus is our all in all. 🙂
    Right now, I’m clinging to the knowledge that God is my provider and my deliverer. We are in a desperate place….yet our hope is the Lord. I’m so looking forward to seeing him deliver us from this exile and provide for all our needs. He is able to do more than we can ask or imagine. Yes?
    Diane | An Extraordinary Day recently posted..Paperback Book Christmas Trees :: The Week at a Glance 12/7

    • Barbie says:

      Oh I know this place. We are still struggling in many ways. And just when we think we reached the end, God comes through and delivers us. He’s so good!

  3. Jesus. ‘The name that calms our fears, that bids our sorrows cease. ‘Tis music in the sinner’s ears, ’tis life and health and peace.’

    Thank you, Barbie, for bringing us to the Savior this morning! May this be a weekend of rest and peace, right smack dab in the middle of the crazyness that whirls around us.

    Warmest blessings to you, to yours!

    ;-}
    Linda@Creekside recently posted..The Mother’s Carol

  4. Very thankful that He is the Prince of Peace today…. tough night last night, so praying for His peace to rain down on some friends who are hurting.

  5. ~ linda says:

    The gentleness of spirit holds your words, Barbie. Reading them feels like I have a quiet rain covering me all over. It is lovely how I feel after reading this post. May God continue to bless your ministry to us.
    Caring through Christ, ~ linda
    ~ linda recently posted..Peace Came

  6. child of God says:

    Hi Barbie,
    There is so much power in Jesus name. Just speaking His name brings me comfort and joy.

    Blessings hon.
    child of God recently posted..Earthquake Resistant Faith

  7. Renee says:

    Barbie,

    I haven’t been here in awhile. Your blog is beautiful! And yes. yes. yes. Jesus, his name, and all that his name represents and means to us. In him we live and move and have our being, without him we can do nothing. He it is that holds us together. I have been going through a bit of a storm lately and he has been my anchor. He truly is the anchor of our souls. Amen.

    Blessings,

    Renee
    Renee recently posted..This Is Real Life Marriage

    • Barbie says:

      Renee, so thankful you stopped by. I will need to catch up with you. Yes, I love my blog, but can you believe I am doing an other tweak? I love that thought, that truth, that He holds all things together. Have a blessed Sunday.

  8. Beautiful!! Love your Christmas “home”! And love the focus on the Name above all Names today! Just whisper His Name and it calms all my fears, erases my doubts and brings perfect peace to any situation. Thank you for the reminder! ♥
    Nannette and the Sweetheart recently posted..Hope was born!

  9. His names – listed like that always fill me with a sense of WOW – thank you for that today!
    bluecottonmemory recently posted..A Door of Hope

  10. I can’t pick just one today Barbie! Allow me the grace of choosing 2 this week. I’ll give praise for my wonderful counselor and everlasting father today!
    Lisha Epperson recently posted..Reflections on Laughter and Trust : Advent in the City – Days 6&7

  11. Amy Jung says:

    I felt peace coming here today — seeing your Christmas-y home page and reading about the names of Christ. Ahhhhhh…Thank you!
    Amy Jung recently posted..Beyond the Nativity: The Purpose

  12. Dalia says:

    Love this. He is all and so much more to me.
    Thank you and blessings:-)

  13. Melissa says:

    What a beautiful post with the perfect words for this time of year, Barbie! I’m a little late linking up with a post from a few weeks ago, but looking forward to participating in The Weekend Brew.

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