Jesus Is The Brightness of God’s Glory

Today's Lesson Read Hebrews 1:3 and John 14:8-9 Have you ever seen a star? No, you haven't. Whenever you look at a star in the sky, you aren't really seeing the star itself: you are seeing the light that radiated from that star. The light left the star and travelled millions of light years accross … Continue reading Jesus Is The Brightness of God’s Glory

Jesus Is The Angel of The Lord

Today's Lesson Read Genesis 48:15-16, Genesis 16:10-13, Exodus 3:2-6 God is The Angel who rescued Jacob from all evil. This does not mean that God is an angel: angels are finite and created beings, but God is infinite and eternal. What it does mean, however, is that a part of God manifests itself as a messenger. … Continue reading Jesus Is The Angel of The Lord

God Is Love

Today's Lesson Read Isaiah 63:9 and 1 John 4:8. The biblical statement God is love does not mean God is a feeling or a value. God is a person: a transcendent person, but nonetheless a person. What God is love means is that love is a dominant (if not the deminant) attribute of God. People often have a difficult time … Continue reading God Is Love

God Is Just

Today’s Message Read Genesis 18:23-25, Deuteronomy 32:4, 41 God is just; God is a just judge. He punishes wickedness and puts an end to it. He renders unto humankind according to their works: the wicked He destroys, and the righteous He spares. God judged the world with a flood (Genesis 6:17), He judged cities with … Continue reading God Is Just

God Is Holy

Read Read Leviticus 11:45 and Isaiah 6:3. God is holy. He is separated from imperfections (Leviticus 22:19-25), uncleanness (Leviticus 7:21), and sin (Isaiah 6:5). When something imperfect, unclean, or sinful stands before Him, it is judged and destroyed (Leviticus 10:1-11), unless God graciously chooses to purify it (Isaiah 6:7). Reflect How do God’s holiness and … Continue reading God Is Holy

God Is Righteous

Read Read Psalm 11:7. God is righteous. He always does what is right (Daniel 9:14), and He never does wrong (Zephaniah 3:5). He loves righteousness; He judges iniquity; He seeks the friendship of those who are righteous. Thus, God is righteous in what He does, and God is righteous in what He loves. God is … Continue reading God Is Righteous

God Is Sovereign

Read Read Isaiah 46:9-10 and Psalm 115:3. When God decided to create the universe and the world, He did not have to seek anyone’s permission; when He decided to create life and humankind, there was no principle over Him to direct Him. Guided by His own eternal wisdom and infinite righteousness, He does as He … Continue reading God Is Sovereign