"I am your exceedingly great i am kind of confused...please help: first of all my family is not religious at all...i have never been to church in my life. (NKJV), "I am their inheritance"  Ezekiel 44:28 (NKJV), "I am their possession"   Ezekiel 44:28 (NKJV), "I am your exceedingly great First, there is the upper figure, which is a sphere of light called the “I AM Presence.” To Hindus, it is Brahma. “Do not be afraid, for I am with you and will bless … Actually, my mother found it for me, but in all honesty a friend of mine sent me the link about three years ago when I first joined the Living Church of God . I am that I am is a common English translation of the Hebrew phrase אֶהְיֶה אֲשֶׁר אֶהְיֶה ‎, ’ehyeh ’ăšer ’ehyeh ([ʔehˈje ʔaˈʃer ʔehˈje]) – also "I am who I am", "I will become what I choose to become", "I am what I am", "I will be what I will be", "I create what (ever) I create", or "I am the Existing One". The unique expression of the Tetragrammaton יהוה (yhwh) is composed of matris lectionis (supporting first-class vowels) that suggest a verbal cognate noun derived from היה (hayah), the Hebrew copulative otherwise known as the verb "to be". God appointed Moses to represent the Israelites, who were then living as slaves in Egypt, in the court of the Egyptian Pharaoh. God said to Moses, “I AM WHO I AM. (NKJV) I am born of God. Willing as I was to receive Nick as a gift from God’s hand, I cannot and will not begrudge the same God for taking him back. "I am the LORD, and there is no   "I am he"   John 18:5 (NKJV) reward"   Genesis 15:1 (NKJV), "I am your portion and your   life" (Jesus)­­    John 11:25 (NKJV), "I am the root and offspring of flesh"   Jeremiah 32:27 (NKJV) The second implication in the name I AM WHO I AM is that Gods personality and power are owing solely to himself and to no other. things", "I am the LORD, the God of all "I am the resurrection, and the but in the past year i have been feeling really spiritual/religious. There are other times the phrase is used in the New Testament, but with a predicate nominative and/or adjectives in between ἐγώ and εἰμι : a centurion in Matt 8:9 and Luke 7:8, Zechariah in Luke 1:18, Gabriel in Luke 1:19, the woman at the well in John 4:26, a man blind from birth in John 9:9 who is healed by Jesus and told to go wash in the Pool of Siloam, Peter in Acts 10:21 and Acts 10:26, Paul the Apostle in Acts 22:3, Acts 23:6, Acts 26:29, Rom 7:14, Rom 11:1, Rom 11:13, 1 Cor 15:9 and 1 Tim 1:15, some Corinthian believer in 1 Cor 1:12 and 1 Cor 3:4, John the Baptist in the negative (οὐκ εἰμὶ ἐγὼ / I am not) in John 3:28 and Acts 13:25 (compare with Jesus in John 8:23, 17:14,16), and Pilate in a question (Μήτι ἐγὼ Ἰουδαῖός εἰμι; / Am I [a] Jew?)   the sea"   Isaiah 51:15 (NKJV), "I am the LORD your God who teaches "I am the LORD your God who divided In Malachi 3:6 God says, I Yahweh do not change; therefore you, O sons of Jacob, are not consumed. David" (Jesus)   Revelation He did this repeatedly over the course of his ministry (see Mark 14:62, John 18:5-6, John 8:24 and John 8:28). These usages have been the subject of significant Christological analysis.     I go to His Word to remind myself of my true identity, and then I hold that Word in mind and walk out on it with believing. It's been awhile since I fought like this but this shouldn't be that hard.I would immediately jump right In and save the human,god knows how long It would have taken for somebody else to do something I would try and search for help first and If nobody answers than I would jump In and do my best to save the person The Koine Greek term Ego eimi , literally I am or It is I, is an emphatic form of the copulative verb εἰμι that is recorded in the Gospels to have been spoken by Jesus on several occasions to refer to himself not with the role of a verb but playing the role of a name, in the Gospel of John occurring seven times with specific titles. Â. I Am the God … Verse. In the New Testament, the personal pronoun ἐγώ in conjunction with the present first-person singular copulative εἰμι is recorded to have been used mainly by Jesus, especially in the Gospel of John. inheritance"   Number 18:20 (NKJV) ’. "I am the door of the sheep" (Jesus)    John 10:7 (NKJV) Many other translations including the ASV have rendered John 8:24 as something like "... For unless you believe that I am [he], you will die in your sins.". "πρὶν Ἀβραὰμ γενέσθαι" ("before Abraham was") can be taken as a predicative prepositional phrase, thus "ἐγώ εἰμὶ" ("I am") in John 8:58 does not grammatically require a predicate nominative, however it is rather unusual for a present tense verb to be used with a temporal adverb like πρὶν in a declarative statement, though there are rare exceptions outside the New Testament. The Koine Greek term Ego eimi (Greek Ἐγώ εἰμί, pronounced [eɣó imí]), literally I am or It is I, is an emphatic form of the copulative verb εἰμι that is recorded in the Gospels to have been spoken by Jesus on several occasions to refer to himself not with the role of a verb but playing the role of a name, in the Gospel of John occurring seven times with specific titles. the sea"   Isaiah 51:15 (NKJV) The seven occurrences with a predicate nominative that have resulted in some of the titles for Jesus are: It is also used without a predicate nominative, which is not very common in Koine Greek, thus it is interpreted it as the reader's own self-declaration as Jesus, declaring Himself God. If Jesus had merely wanted to say He existed before Abraham’s time, He would have said, “Before Abraham, I was.” The Greek words translated “was,” in the case of Abraham, and … But often found in apposition, if not in construct state (there is no way of telling) with elohim, it suggests "the being" or the "I AM" of God.     life" (Jesus)   ­­John 14:6 the sea", "I am the LORD your God who teaches "I am their possession"   Ezekiel 44:28 (NKJV) I felt like God was being vague and leaving out all the important details and awe-inspiring adjectives He could have used to enhance His own resume or curriculum vitae. "I am the LORD, your Holy One"   Isaiah 43:15 (NKJV) This is what you are to say to the Israelites: ‘I AM has sent me to you’” (Exodus 3:14). The "I AM's" of God As you pray, know who your God is. A third implication of the name I AM WHO I AM is that God does not change.   flesh"   Jeremiah 32:27 (NKJV), "I am the LORD your God who divided   “O Master of Games, grant us new life!”> Advertisements. - For I am not ashamed of the gospel (of Christ, in the Authorized Version, is very weakly supported by manuscripts; neither is it required), for it is the power of God unto salvation to every one that believeth; to the Jew first, and to the Greek.In saying he was "not ashamed," St. Paul may have had in his mind our Lord's own words (Mark 8:38 and Luke 9:26.) So begins God’s diary of the existential crisis that ensues when, inexplicably, he falls in love with a human. The term I Am relating to God appears over 300 times in the Bible, first in the book of Genesis (15:1) and last in Revelation (22:16)… I am a spirit, I have a soul, and I live in a body, but I am first a spirit being – BORN OF GOD. START. Throughout the Old Testament in the original Hebrew, God is known by his four-letter name YHWH. Later[when?]   Moses was 80 years old when he had his argument with God … But by the grace of God I am what I am, and His grace to me was not in vain. With parents kind and dear. other"   Isaiah 45:5 (NKJV) "I am your portion and your Fourth, Jesus said, “I am the true vine” (John 15:1). other"   Isaiah 45:5 (NKJV), "I am the LORD who heals you"     Exodus 15:26  (NKJV)Â, "I am the LORD who makes all One of the most likely translations is “I Am who I Am.”. To live with him someday.   [1 John 4:6] I am a spirit being – born of God. 3. “I Am What I Am by the Grace of God” Earl E. Robertson 03/27/16 - misc.     I am a child of God, And so my needs are great; Help me to understand his words. "I am he who comforts you"   Isaiah 51:12 (NKJV) "I am the LORD exercising [1 Thess 5:23] I am a new creature in Christ, old things have passed away, behold all things have become new. parts: 29 jenn . "I am the vine" (Jesus)    ­­John 15:5 (NKJV)   Buddhists call it the Dharmakaya, while Christians think of it as God the Father. Teach me all that I must do. you to, "I am the LORD exercising Have been forever, will be forever.   [4][5][6][original research? "I am the LORD, the God of all life", "I am the root and offspring of Yahweh (Jehovah) gave Moses a fuller revelation of His personal name in the form of a cryptic Hebrew phrase. "I am the door" (Jesus)   John 10:9 (NKJV) in 2 Sam 20:17.[7].   Wondering what god you are? Close your eyes and envision His name in your mind, and feel His power with your heart,” he said solemnly. reward", "I am your portion and your [2 Cor 5:17] I have a new nature. [1 John 5:1] I am OF God.   God’s word to Moses, “I AM WHO I AM” in the Hebrew text of Exodus 3:14-15. "I am with you to save   "I am the way, the truth, and the loving-kindness, judgment, and righteousness"  Jeremiah 9:24 (NKJV) BRIDGE: God Almighty Lord of Glory You have called me friend Translations often render this word in compliance with the tradition of the Septuagint, "Lord". you to profit''  Isaiah 48:17 (NKJV) you"    Jeremiah 30:11(NKJV), "I am with you always" (Jesus)    Matthew 28:20 (NKJV), "I am the LORD, and there is no ], ἐγώ εἰμι also occurs without an explicit or implicit predicate nominative in the Septuagint, but instead either with a prepositional phrase such as in "μὴ ἀντὶ θεοῦ ἐγώ εἰμι ..." ("Am I in place of God ...") Gen 30:2, or with a predicative clause such as in "πάροικος καὶ παρεπίδημος ἐγώ εἰμι μεθ' ὑμῶν" ("As a foreigner and a sojourner I am with you") in Gen 23:4, or with the idiomatic meaning It is I such as in "καὶ εἶπεν Ἰωαβ ἀκούω ἐγώ εἰμι" ("And Joab said: I hear; it is I.") Then it's time to figure it out. I am a child of God, And he has sent me here, Has given me an earthly home. you"    Jeremiah 30:11(NKJV) [1][2] The term I Am relating to God appears over 300 times in the Bible, first in the book of Genesis (15:1) and last in Revelation (22:16). Finally the Tetragrammaton was vocalized as Yahweh. "I am with you always" (Jesus)    Matthew 28:20 (NKJV) "I am the Son of God" (Jesus)   ­­John 10:36 (NKJV) Or even Eros, the god of sexual desire, attraction, and love?   These scripture verses tell us who He is: "I AM" ­­ John 8:58 (NKJV) "I AM who I AM" Exodus 3:14 (NKJV) "I am Alpha and Omega" (Jesus) Revelation 1:8 (NKJV) "I am from above" (Jesus) John 8:23 (NKJV) "I am God Almighty" Genesis 17:1 (NKJV) "I am your shield"    Genesis 15:1 (NKJV) So while you may not find the expression “I am God” in the Gospels, you’ll certainly find the ancient equivalent.   People change their mind because of unf… Sproul continues his discussion on God’s glorious name. “Then I am willing to become a believer of the God of Games!” “Belief isn’t something to only be spoken by mouth.     Today, R.C.   "I am holy"   1Peter 1:16 (NKJV) Your I AM Presence. Let’s review these two steps so that we can each confidently confess and live this truth: I am what the Word of God says I am! Questions. inheritance".   It would be used in any number of normal situations: “I am watching the sheep,” “I am walking on the road,” or “I am his father.” "I am God Almighty"   Genesis 17:1 (NKJV) "I am the root and offspring of "I AM who I AM"     Exodus 3:14 (NKJV) sometimes i think that maybe im like a descendent/relative of god or something because i feel like i have direct connections with him, like if i walk by a church i feel god's presence. you to profit''  Isaiah 48:17 (NKJV), "I am the LORD exercising eheyeh ’asher ’eheyeh. David" (Jesus)   Revelation "I AM"   ­­John 8:58 (NKJV)   Verse 16. The Lord tells us repeatedly in His Word that He is the great "I AM." It is the spirit of God individualized for each one. No, I worked harder than all of them—yet not I, but the grace of God that was with me. These usages have been the subject of significant Christologicalanalysis. "I am the bread of life" (Jesus)    ­­John 6:48 (NKJV) Jesus was equating Himself with the "I AM" title God gave Himself in Exodus 3:14. In John 8:24 Jesus states: "For unless you believe that I am, you will die in your sins", and later the crowd attempts to stone Jesus in response to his statement in John 8:58: "Before Abraham was, I am.". It's time to get an idea of which god you would be based on your personality and interests. in John 18:35. Maybe you'd be Apollo, the god of the arts. "I am from above" (Jesus)     John 8:23 (NKJV) Some consider the phrase in John 8:58 to be grammatically different from that in John 8:24, as the copulative verb can be used with any predicative expression and not only a predicate nominative, such as in "ὅπου εἰμὶ ἐγὼ καὶ ὑμεῖς ἦτε" ("where I am, you also may be") in John 14:3. As you pray, know who your God is.  These scripture verses tell us who He is: The God with the ability to give is the God with the right to take.   "I am the light of the world" (Jesus) ­­ John 9:5 (NKJV) This is what you are to say to the Israelites: ‘I AM has sent me to you’” (Exodus 3:13-14). flesh", "I am the LORD your God who divided Forever, mind you, with the razor-sharp glint of a diamond, and without any counterpart in the languages of men. God said to Moses, “I AM WHO I AM. I am Leaving Living Church of God Boy, I was glad to find this site. life" (Jesus)­­    John 11:25 (NKJV) Within the name Yahweh is the affirmation I AM WHO I AM. life" (Jesus)   ­­John 14:6 22:16 (NKJV) Two small words, three simple letters, "I AM." It is used in the Gospel of John both with and without a predicate nominative. It was close to the time when He was to die, and … loving-kindness, judgment, and righteousness, "I am the resurrection, and the "I am the LORD your God who teaches The "I AM's" of God      Thus explanations of John 8:58 generally depend on theology and not Greek grammar. But if who God is not determined by any forces outside himself, then he is not subject to the changes we are. God wanted to assure Moses and Israel that God would become what they would need Him to become. Like Job, I will bless the name of the Lord in the giving and in the taking. The phrase translated “I am who I am” in Hebrew is ehyeh asher ehyeh. inheritance"   Number 18:20 (NKJV), "I am you salvation"   Psalm 35:3 (NKJV), "I am your shield"    Genesis 15:1 (NKJV), "I am with you to deliver you"   Jeremiah 1:8 (NKJV), "I am with you to save When God declared to Moses, “I AM WHO I AM,” He revealed His self-existence and limitless power. things"   Isaiah 44:24 (NKJV), "I am the LORD, the God of all   "I am the LORD who makes all God, manifesting Himself as a voice, introduces Himself by saying, ‘I am the God of your father, the God of Abraham, the God of Isaac and the God of Jacob’ (Exodus 3:6). What an accumulative and all inclusive affirmation Paul makes of God’s grace in his life, knowing his past unbelief and treatment to Jesus! "I am with you"    Acts 18:10 (NKJV) "I am the good shepherd" (Jesus)    ­­John 10:11 (NKJV) In using the words “I AM THAT I AM,” God used an expression to reveal to Moses a promise and pledge found in His name. "I am Alpha and Omega" (Jesus)     Revelation 1:8 (NKJV) The word ehyeh is the first person common singular of the verb to be. "NA27"), Deutsche Bibelgesellschaft, July 2006, "The Greek New Testament", 4th Edition with Dictionary, United Bible Societies (a.k.a. As you pray, know who your God is.  These scripture verses tell us who He is: "I AM who I AM"     Exodus 3:14 (NKJV), "I am Alpha and Omega" (Jesus)     Revelation 1:8 (NKJV), "I am from above" (Jesus)     John 8:23 (NKJV), "I am God Almighty"   Genesis 17:1 (NKJV), "I am he who comforts you"   Isaiah 51:12 (NKJV), "I am the door" (Jesus)   John 10:9 (NKJV), "I am the door of the sheep" (Jesus)    John 10:7 (NKJV), "I am the good shepherd" (Jesus)    ­­John 10:11 (NKJV), "I am the light of the world" (Jesus) ­­ John 9:5 (NKJV), "I am the bread of life" (Jesus)    ­­John 6:48 (NKJV), "I am the LORD, and there is no   Berean Literal Bible But by the grace of God I am what I am, and His grace toward me has not been void. loving-kindness, judgment, and righteousness"  Jeremiah 9:24 (NKJV), "I am the LORD, your Holy One"   Isaiah 43:15 (NKJV), "I am the resurrection, and the     “I am the God of your father, Abraham,” He said. I wondered why He never added anything else to the statement.   "I am their inheritance"  Ezekiel 44:28 (NKJV) Who am I that the highest King Would welcome me I was lost but He brought me in Oh His love for me Who the Son sets free Oh is free indeed I'm a child of God In my Father's house There's a place for me I'm a child of God Yes I am Yes I am @SifaLyrics "I am the LORD who heals you"     Exodus 15:26  (NKJV)  David", "I am the way, the truth, and the When Jesus took on God’s holy title as his own, He was stating the modern equivalent of “I am God”. reward"   Genesis 15:1 (NKJV) Who am I that you are mindful of me That you hear me, when I call Is it true that you are thinking of me How you love me, it's amazing (Who am I Lord) CHORUS: I am a friend of God I am a friend of God I am a friend of God He calls me friend. "I am you salvation"   Psalm 35:3 (NKJV)       [Chorus] Lead me, guide me, walk beside me, Help me find the way.   What God Am I?   Nestle-Aland "Novum Testamentum Graece", 27th revised edition (a.k.a. 22:16 (NKJV), "I am the Son of God" (Jesus)   ­­John 10:36 (NKJV), "I am the vine" (Jesus)    ­­John 15:5 (NKJV), "I am the way, the truth, and the it has been pointed with the vowels of the word Elohim and transcribed as "Jehovah". I am God. life", "I am your exceedingly great             2. other", "I am the LORD who makes all "UBS4"), Names and titles of Jesus in the New Testament, "John 1 WHNU;SBLGNT - εν αρχη ην ο λογος και - Bible Gateway", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=I_am_(biblical_term)&oldid=972923443, All articles that may contain original research, Articles that may contain original research from January 2020, All articles with vague or ambiguous time, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, I am the Resurrection and the Life (John 11:25), I am the Way and the Truth and the Life (John 14:6), This page was last edited on 14 August 2020, at 13:41. "I am with you to deliver you"   Jeremiah 1:8 (NKJV) This has led to the Biblical God sometimes being referred to as “the great ‘I am’”.[3].   When I am tempted to think less of myself than what God says of me, I do two things. 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