Jesus Is The Son of God (Part 3)

Today's Lesson Read Psalm 45:6-7, John 1:1-18, John 5:16-30, and Hebrews 1:8-12 Jesus is the Son of God: what does this mean? How can God have a Son? In my previous two posts, I have explained that the title Son of God points us back to the Lord's virgin birth and to his identity as The Messiah. In … Continue reading Jesus Is The Son of God (Part 3)

God is Complex

Today's Lesson Read Genesis 1:2, Isaiah 55:11, Exodus 33:14 & 22 God has revealed Himself to be complex. Just as humans have hearts, brains, and limbs, God reveals that there are different parts to Himself. God is a spirit (John 4:24), nevertheless there is a part of God that is called the Holy Spirit (see … Continue reading God is Complex

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 Merciful

Today's Lesson Read Exodus 34:6 and Ezekiel 18:23. God is merciful and gracious. Even though He punishes the wicked because God is holy and just, God would rather see all human beings repent so He would forgive them and grant them grace (1 Timothy 2:4). In fact, God is so merciful, He has postponed judgement over … Continue reading God Is Merciful

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