Jehovah-Raah (The Lord Is My Shepherd)

This post is part of a series about the names of God in the Bible. This series is based off of the study that took place in our Ladies’ Bible Class. You can watch those sessions online at WestsideLife.org/media. Just look for the “Name Above All Names” media series. “How wonderful it is being a sheep in the flock of …

Jehovah-Tsidkenu (The Lord Is Our Righteousness)

This post is part of a series about the names of God in the Bible. This series is based off of the study that took place in our Ladies’ Bible Class. You can watch those sessions online at WestsideLife.org/media. Just look for the “Name Above All Names” media series. “Because of Christ’s righteousness, you are credited with righteousness when you …

1 Corinthians Bible Reading Plan

This summer, Westside will be studying the book of 1 Corinthians together. We’ve put together a Bible reading plan that you can use to read through the book of 1 Corinthians with us over the next seven weeks. We tried to break the book down into manageable sections that will either recap the Sunday message you just heard or prepare …

Jehovah-Rapha (The Lord Who Heals)

This post is part of a series about the names of God in the Bible. This series is based off of the study that took place in our Ladies’ Bible Class. You can watch those sessions online at WestsideLife.org/media. Just look for the “Name Above All Names” media series. Even in the midst of our struggles, hurts, bitterness, and pain, …

El-Elyon, The Most High God

This post is part of a series about the names of God in the Bible. This series is based off of the study that took place in our Ladies’ Bible Class. You can watch those sessions online at WestsideLife.org/media. Just look for the “Name Above All Names” media series. “When heaven decides to move, everyone else needs to adjust. When …

El-Shaddai, God Almighty

This post is part of a series about the names of God in the Bible. This series is based off of the study that took place in our Ladies’ Bible Class. You can watch those sessions online at WestsideLife.org/media. Just look for the “Name Above All Names” media series. “God is aware of your plight, and He is working on …

Jehovah-Jireh, The Lord Will Provide

This post is part of a series about the names of God in the Bible. This series is based off of the study that took place in our Ladies’ Bible Class. You can watch those sessions online at WestsideLife.org/media. Just look for the “Name Above All Names” media series. “In fact, while Abraham was going through his trial and climbing …

El Roi, The God Who Sees Me

This post is part of a series about the names of God in the Bible. This series is based off of the study that took place in our Ladies’ Bible Class. You can watch those sessions online at WestsideLife.org/media. Just look for the “Name Above All Names” media series. “When we feel most invisible and forgotten by everyone else, we …

The Three Main Names of God in the Bible

This is the first post in a series about the names of God in the Bible. This series is based off of the study that took place in our Ladies’ Bible Class. You can watch those sessions online at WestsideLife.org/media. Just look for the “Name Above All Names” media series. “In the ancient world generally, a name was not merely …

Spiritual Formation Part 5: Willpower Christianity

“I am the vine; you are the branches. If you remain in me and I in you, you will bear much fruit; apart from me you can do nothing.” -John 15:5, NIV. 5. The Problem With Willpower Christianity Sometimes well-intentioned Christians put all their energy into changing their actions, without ever addressing the condition of their hearts.  To be honest, …