Pray for God to Provide
September 21, 2022 by revbruce
Jehovah Jireh is the Old Testament name that speaks of God as the Provider.
Jehovah Jireh means “God will provide.”
Abraham said, “God will provide himself the lamb for a burnt offering, my son.” So they both went together. – Genesis 22:8
God as the Provider (Jehovah Jireh) appears first in Genesis. It stems from the part of Genesis where Abraham had to show his faith in God when called to sacrifice his chosen son Isaac. According to Wikipedia: “In the Book of Genesis, Jehovah-jireh or Yahweh Yireh was the location of the binding of Isaac, where Yahweh told Abraham to offer his son Isaac as a burnt offering. Abraham named the place after God provided a ram to sacrifice in place of Isaac.”
You open Your hand And satisfy the desire of every living thing. – Psalm 145:16
As believers, we must continually ask for and accept what God provides us in our…