“How to See Better & Live Better” - Pt. 3 “See God Bigger”
Aug 28th, 2016 by bryanhudson
The bigger you see God, the more He can do for you and the more you can do for Him.
Amos 4:13 He who forms the mountains, who creates the wind, and who reveals his thoughts to mankind, who turns dawn to darkness, and treads on the heights of the earth-- the LORD God Almighty is his name.
When you have seen the greatness of God you will not be as impressed by lesser things.
The devil tried to impressed Jesus and gain his attention and loyalty. It didn’t work!
Luke 4:5 Then the devil, taking Him up on a high mountain, showed Him all the kingdoms of the world in a moment of time. 6 And the devil said to Him, “All this authority I will give You, and their glory; for this has been delivered to me, and I give it to whomever I wish. 7 Therefore, if You will worship before me, all will be Yours.”
8 And Jesus answered and said to him, “Get behind Me, Satan!For t is written, ‘You shall worship the Lord your God, and Him only you shall serve
God develops both transcendent and immanent aspects of His nature. The transcendent nature is not like people and infinitely above people. The immanent nature is intimately present with people and among people. God’s transcendence places Him beyond the limits of time and space. His nature as uncreated and separate from His creation is a fundamental concept distinguishing a biblical understanding of God from other philosophical or religious theories, such as pantheism or monism.” (Faithlife Study Bible)
We use a lot of big words when we talk about God.
Omnipotent. Omnipresent. Omniscient. He is all-powerful, all-present, and all knowing