"I will make you into a great nation and I will bless you, I will make your name great, and you will be a blessing. I will bless those who bless you and whoever curses you I will curse, and all peoples on earth will be blessed through you."
"To your offspring I will give this land."
"Lift up your eyes from where you are and look north and south, east and we...
Eber is where the word Hebrew comes from. Moses is making a connection for the children of Israel, showing God's divine hand and direction in their lineage even before they existed. They are the sons of Eber, His chosen people.
When we come to God we have a new sense of protection and leading from God. But when we reflect on how we came to Salvat...
The LORD in capital letters is what our Bible translations put instead of YHVH in the Hebrew. Some pronounce His name Yahweh, some Jehovah or Yehovah. Our God has a name and He wants us to call to Him.
Consider some of these verses:
Psalm 120:1 "I call on YHVH in my distress." and 124:8 says: "Our help is in the name of YHVH." and 141:1 - "O YHVH - I call...
"I found that the very commandment that was intended to bring life actually brought death. For sin seizing the opportunity afforded by the commandment, deceived me, and through the commandment put me to death. So then, the law is holy, and the commandment is holy, righteous and good." Romans 7:10-12
God is for life, He is the giver of life and He is the sustainer of life. He is good.