Why I Am who I Am


Is there anything else to prove who He is. Because He is omnipotent, omnipresent, omniscient. He is the Beginning and the End, the Alpha and the Omega, the first and the last.

He is all Powerful, Mighty and Rules the Earth with Wisdom. He made the Heavens and the Earth and all that’s in it. All creations bow down at His feet. He is Worthy to be Praised. To Him be all the Honor, Power and Glory.

No words to describe the power and the authority of God. So when Moses asked Him what His Name was, He told, I AM WHO I AM.

Exodus 3:13 — The New King James Version (NKJV)

13 Then Moses said to God, “Indeed, when I come to the children of Israel and say to them, ‘The God of your fathers has sent me to you,’ and they say to me, ‘What is His name?’ what shall I say to them?”

14 God said to Moses, “I am who I am.” And he said, “Say this to the people of Israel: ‘I am has sent me to you.’ ” 15 God also said to Moses, “Say this to the people of Israel: ‘The Lord, the God of your fathers, the God of Abraham, the God of Isaac, and the God of Jacob, …

Moses asked God for His name. Having been raised in Egypt as the adopted son of Pharaoh’s daughter, Moses would have been familiar with the names of dozens of Egyptian gods like Ra, Anubis, and Hathor. Having fled to Midian and raised sheep there for many years, Moses would have also known the names of Canaanite gods like Baal and Asherah. Each of these foreign gods had a particular name and was associated with a particular domain. Ra was the god of the sun, Baal was the god of war, and so on.

When Moses asked God for His name, the response was a surprising “I AM WHO I AM… This is my name forever”


Have you forgotten God? Even if you have, He has not forgotten you.


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