Life has a way of presenting situations in which we are unclear as to what the best way forward is. An attribute of God that He can pass onto us when we are in Christ, is wisdom. God is infinitely wise: “Oh, the depth of the riches of the wisdom and knowledge of God! How unsearchable … More Knowing God (Week 4): Got Wisdom?
This week we moved on from the “incommunicable” attributes (those that reside only with God) to the “communicable” attributes (those that can be passed on to us in some measure). One attribute that we don’t hear often in church is that of the wrath of God. The wrath of God can be defined as God’s … More Knowing God (Week 3): Not Appointed to Suffer Wrath
The attribute that stuck out to me this week was omniscience (an “incommunicable” attribute that can’t be passed on to us). Omniscience comes from two words: omni = Latin for “all,” and, scient = knowing Thus, “omniscience” means all knowing. Hebrews 4:13 says, “Nothing in all creation is hidden from God’s sight. Everything is uncovered and … More Knowing God (Week 2): Greater than My Heart
This week I began teaching an extension (a class focused on learning about a specific topic and helping folks get connected into our church) called “Knowing God.” In this extension, we are looking at God’s attributes, or characteristics. Today marks the first post in a five-week series I’ll do on what I’m learning as we move … More Knowing God (Week 1): Dependent on the Independent