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God Is ETERNAL • God always has been & always will be • He

God Is ETERNAL • God always has been & always will be • He was “before” time & He will be “after” time • He is eternal, everlasting & forever “The eternal God is your refuge, And underneath are the everlasting arms” (Deut. 33: 27). “For thus says the High and Lofty One Who inhabits eternity, whose name is Holy…” (Isa. 57: 15).

God Is ETERNAL • God always has been & always will be • He

God Is ETERNAL • God always has been & always will be • He was “before” time & He will be “after” time • He is eternal, everlasting & forever “Lord, You have been our dwelling place in all generations. Before the mountains were brought forth, or ever You had formed the earth and the world, even from everlasting to everlasting, You are God” (Psa. 90: 1 -2).

God Is ETERNAL • God always has been & always will be • He

God Is ETERNAL • God always has been & always will be • He was “before” time & He will be “after” time • He is eternal, everlasting & forever “Have you not known? Have you not heard? The everlasting God, the LORD, the Creator of the ends of the earth, neither faints nor is weary. His understanding is unsearchable” (Isa. 40: 28).

God Is ETERNAL • God always has been & always will be • He

God Is ETERNAL • God always has been & always will be • He was “before” time & He will be “after” time • He is eternal, everlasting & forever “Your throne, O God, is forever and ever” (Psa. 45: 6). “But You, O LORD, shall endure forever, and the remembrance of Your name to all generations” (Psa. 102: 12).

God Is ETERNAL • God always has been & always will be • He

God Is ETERNAL • God always has been & always will be • He was “before” time & He will be “after” time • He is eternal, everlasting & forever “For I am God, and there is no other; I am God, and there is none like Me, declaring the end from the beginning, and from ancient times things that are not yet done” (Isa. 46: 9 -10).

God Is ETERNAL • God always has been & always will be • He

God Is ETERNAL • God always has been & always will be • He was “before” time & He will be “after” time • He is eternal, everlasting & forever “To the only God our Savior, through Jesus Christ our Lord, be glory, majesty, dominion and authority, before all time and now and forever. Amen” (Jude 25, NASB). “‘I am the Alpha and the Omega, the Beginning and the End, ’ says the Lord, ‘who is and who was and who is to come, the Almighty’” (Rev. 1: 8).

God Is ETERNAL • What does that have to do with me? How does

God Is ETERNAL • What does that have to do with me? How does that impact me? − “Time” is not an issue with God − He has time for me! He will always be there for me! − I need to remember that “time” is different to God than to me (2 Pet. 3: 8) − I can trust that the account of creation is accurate – He (alone) was there!

God Is IMMUTABLE • God is unchangeable in His nature & attributes • He

God Is IMMUTABLE • God is unchangeable in His nature & attributes • He is the same yesterday, today & forever • He does not change; He cannot change “God is not a man, that He should lie, nor a son of man, that He should repent. Has He said, and will He not do? Or has He spoken, and will He not make it good? ” (Num. 23: 19). “For I am the LORD, I do not change” (Mal. 3: 6).

God Is IMMUTABLE • God is unchangeable in His nature & attributes • He

God Is IMMUTABLE • God is unchangeable in His nature & attributes • He is the same yesterday, today & forever • He does not change; He cannot change “Thus God, determining to show…the immutability of His counsel, confirmed it by an oath, that by two immutable things, in which it is impossible for God to lie, we might have strong consolation…” (Heb. 6: 17 -18).

God Is IMMUTABLE • God is unchangeable in His nature & attributes • He

God Is IMMUTABLE • God is unchangeable in His nature & attributes • He is the same yesterday, today & forever • He does not change; He cannot change “Every good gift and every perfect gift is from above, and comes down from the Father of lights, with whom there is no variation or shadow of turning” (James 1: 17).

God Is IMMUTABLE • God is unchangeable in His nature & attributes • He

God Is IMMUTABLE • God is unchangeable in His nature & attributes • He is the same yesterday, today & forever • He does not change; He cannot change “Like a cloak You will fold them up, and they will be changed. But You are the same, and Your years will not fail” (Heb. 1: 12). “And God said to Moses, ‘I AM WHO I AM. ’ And He said, ‘Thus you shall say to the children of Israel, “I AM has sent me to you”’” (Ex. 3: 14).

God Is IMMUTABLE • God is unchangeable in His nature & attributes • He

God Is IMMUTABLE • God is unchangeable in His nature & attributes • He is the same yesterday, today & forever • He does not change; He cannot change “I know that whatever God does, it shall be forever. Nothing can be added to it, And nothing taken from it. God does it, that men should fear before Him” (Ecc. 3: 14). “Jesus Christ is the same yesterday, today, and forever” (Heb. 13: 8).

God Is IMMUTABLE • What does that have to do with me? How does

God Is IMMUTABLE • What does that have to do with me? How does that impact me? − “Inconsistency” is not an issue with God − He is faithful to His Word and His promises (1 Cor. 1: 9; 1 John 1: 9; Titus 1: 2) − He never lies, changes His mind or is fickle in His decisions − I can count on Him (and His Word) and trust Him (and His Word) implicitly − I know what to expect—I can trust everything that He says

God Is OMNIPOTENT • God is all-powerful with unlimited power • God is able

God Is OMNIPOTENT • God is all-powerful with unlimited power • God is able to do any and all things consistent with His nature & purpose • God is called “Almighty” 50+ times in the Bible • God’s power is limitless, and it is never depleted “And I heard, as it were, the voice of a great multitude, as the sound of many waters and as the sound of mighty thunderings, saying, ‘Alleluia! For the Lord God Omnipotent reigns!” (Rev. 19: 6).

God Is OMNIPOTENT • God is all-powerful with unlimited power • God is able

God Is OMNIPOTENT • God is all-powerful with unlimited power • God is able to do any and all things consistent with His nature & purpose • God is called “Almighty” 50+ times in the Bible • God’s power is limitless, and it is never depleted “Who is mighty like You, O LORD? ” (Psa. 89: 8). “Is anything too hard for the LORD? ” (Gen. 18: 14).

God Is OMNIPOTENT • God is all-powerful with unlimited power • God is able

God Is OMNIPOTENT • God is all-powerful with unlimited power • God is able to do any and all things consistent with His nature & purpose • God is called “Almighty” 50+ times in the Bible • God’s power is limitless, and it is never depleted “Ah, Lord GOD! Behold, You have made the heavens and the earth by Your great power and outstretched arm. There is nothing too hard for You” (Jer. 32: 17).

God Is OMNIPOTENT • God is all-powerful with unlimited power • God is able

God Is OMNIPOTENT • God is all-powerful with unlimited power • God is able to do any and all things consistent with His nature & purpose • God is called “Almighty” 50+ times in the Bible • God’s power is limitless, and it is never depleted “Jesus said, ‘With men this is impossible, but with God all things are possible’” (Matt. 19: 26). “For with God nothing will be impossible” (Luke 1: 37). “The everlasting God…Neither faints nor is weary” (Isa. 40: 28).

God Is OMNIPOTENT • God is all-powerful with unlimited power • God is able

God Is OMNIPOTENT • God is all-powerful with unlimited power • God is able to do any and all things consistent with His nature & purpose • God is called “Almighty” 50+ times in the Bible • God’s power is limitless, and it is never depleted “By the word of the LORD the heavens were made, And all the host of them by the breath of His mouth…For He spoke, and it was done; He commanded, and it stood fast” (Psa. 33: 6, 9).

God Is OMNIPOTENT • God is all-powerful with unlimited power • God is able

God Is OMNIPOTENT • God is all-powerful with unlimited power • God is able to do any and all things consistent with His nature & purpose • God is called “Almighty” 50+ times in the Bible • God’s power is limitless, and it is never depleted “When I consider Your heavens, the work of Your fingers, the moon and the stars, which You have ordained…” (Psa. 8: 3). “…upholding all things by the word of His power…” (Heb. 1: 3).

God Is OMNIPOTENT • God is all-powerful with unlimited power • God is able

God Is OMNIPOTENT • God is all-powerful with unlimited power • God is able to do any and all things consistent with His nature & purpose • God is called “Almighty” 50+ times in the Bible • God’s power is limitless, and it is never depleted “Now to Him who is able to do exceedingly abundantly above all that we ask or think, according to the power that works in us, to Him be glory in the church by Christ Jesus to all generations, forever and ever. Amen” (Eph. 3: 20 -21).

God Is OMNIPOTENT • What does that have to do with me? How does

God Is OMNIPOTENT • What does that have to do with me? How does that impact me? − “Ability” is not an issue with God − He is more powerful than the devil. Satan is not omnipotent (1 John 4: 4) − I can ask God anything—none of my problems are too big (or small) for Him (1 John 5: 14 -15)

God Is OMNISCIENT • God is all-wise & all-knowing • There are no mysteries

God Is OMNISCIENT • God is all-wise & all-knowing • There are no mysteries or unsolved puzzles with God • There is no limit to the knowledge of God—past, present or future “Oh, the depth of the riches both of the wisdom and knowledge of God! How unsearchable are His judgments and His ways past finding out! For who has known the mind of the LORD? Or who has become His counselor? Or who has first given to Him and it shall be repaid to him? For of Him and through Him and to Him are all things, to whom be glory forever. Amen” (Rom. 11: 33 -36).

God Is OMNISCIENT • God is all-wise & all-knowing • There are no mysteries

God Is OMNISCIENT • God is all-wise & all-knowing • There are no mysteries or unsolved puzzles with God • There is no limit to the knowledge of God—past, present or future “Who has directed the Spirit of the Lord, Or as His counselor has taught Him? With whom did He take counsel, and who instructed Him, And taught Him in the path of justice? Who taught Him knowledge, And showed Him the way of understanding? ” (Isa. 40: 13 -14).

God Is OMNISCIENT • God is all-wise & all-knowing • There are no mysteries

God Is OMNISCIENT • God is all-wise & all-knowing • There are no mysteries or unsolved puzzles with God • There is no limit to the knowledge of God—past, present or future “Now prepare yourself like a man; I will question you, and you shall answer Me. Where were you when I laid the foundations of the earth? Tell Me, if you have understanding. Who determined its measurements? Surely you know! Or who stretched the line upon it? ” (Job 38: 3 -5).

God Is OMNISCIENT • God is all-wise & all-knowing • There are no mysteries

God Is OMNISCIENT • God is all-wise & all-knowing • There are no mysteries or unsolved puzzles with God • There is no limit to the knowledge of God—past, present or future “For the LORD is the God of knowledge; And by Him actions are weighed” (1 Sam. 2: 3). “His understanding is infinite” (Psa. 147: 5). “There is no creature hidden from His sight, but all things are naked and open to the eyes of Him to whom we must give account” (Heb. 4: 13).

God Is OMNISCIENT • He knows: − The stars, calls them by name (Psa.

God Is OMNISCIENT • He knows: − The stars, calls them by name (Psa. 147: 4). − When a bird falls to the ground (Matt. 10: 29; Psa. 50: 11). − The number of hairs on your head (Matt. 10: 30). − All men and their works (Psa. 33: 13 -15). − The future of men & events (Isa. 46: 10). − “The thoughts and intents of the heart” (Heb. 4: 12). − The things that “come into your mind” (Ezek. 11: 5). − “Every secret thing, whether good or evil” (Ecc. 12: 14; Ps. 44: 21). − ALL THINGS (1 John 3: 20).

God Is OMNISCIENT “O LORD, You have searched me and known me. You know

God Is OMNISCIENT “O LORD, You have searched me and known me. You know my sitting down and my rising up; You understand my thought afar off. You comprehend my path and my lying down, and are acquainted with all my ways. For there is not a word on my tongue, But behold, O LORD, You know it altogether. You have hedged me behind and before, and laid Your hand upon me. Such knowledge is too wonderful for me; It is high, I cannot attain it” (Psa. 139: 1 -6).

God Is OMNISCIENT • What does that have to do with me? How does

God Is OMNISCIENT • What does that have to do with me? How does that impact me? − “Know-how” is not an issue with God − He knows my needs, even before I ask (Matt. 6: 8) − He knows my strengths, weaknesses, when the devil tempts me, how strong the temptation is, and how to deliver me from it (2 Pet. 2: 9) − He knows what I’m going through and He will not forget me

God Is OMNIPRESENT • God exists everywhere—at all points of time and space—at the

God Is OMNIPRESENT • God exists everywhere—at all points of time and space—at the same time, watching all of His creation • There is no place or moment in time where God is not present • His fullness is everywhere all the time “For the eyes of the LORD run to and fro throughout the whole earth, to show Himself strong on behalf of those whose heart is loyal to Him” (2 Chron. 16: 9). “The eyes of the LORD are in every place, keeping watch on the evil and the good” (Prov. 15: 3).

God Is OMNIPRESENT • God exists everywhere—at all points of time and space—at the

God Is OMNIPRESENT • God exists everywhere—at all points of time and space—at the same time, watching all of His creation • There is no place or moment in time where God is not present • His fullness is everywhere all the time “For the eyes of the LORD are on the righteous, And His ears are open to their prayers; But the face of the LORD is against those who do evil” (1 Pet. 3: 12). “And there is no creature hidden from His sight, but all things are naked and open to the eyes of Him to whom we must give account” (Heb. 4: 13).

God Is OMNIPRESENT • God exists everywhere—at all points of time and space—at the

God Is OMNIPRESENT • God exists everywhere—at all points of time and space—at the same time, watching all of His creation • There is no place or moment in time where God is not present • His fullness is everywhere all the time “‘Am I a God near at hand, ’ says the LORD, ‘And not a God afar off? Can anyone hide himself in secret places, So I shall not see him? ’ says the LORD; ‘Do I not fill heaven and earth? ’ says the LORD” (Jer. 23: 23 -24). “He is not far from each one of us; for in Him we live and move and have our being” (Acts 17: 27 -28).

God Is OMNIPRESENT • God exists everywhere—at all points of time and space—at the

God Is OMNIPRESENT • God exists everywhere—at all points of time and space—at the same time, watching all of His creation • There is no place or moment in time where God is not present • His fullness is everywhere all the time “Where can I go from Your Spirit? Or where can I flee from Your presence? If I ascend into heaven, You are there; if I make my bed in hell, behold, You are there. If I take the wings of the morning, and dwell in the uttermost parts of the sea, even there Your hand shall lead me, and Your right hand shall hold me…” (Psa. 139: 7 -12).

God Is OMNIPRESENT • What does that have to do with me? How does

God Is OMNIPRESENT • What does that have to do with me? How does that impact me? − “Too-busy” is not an issue with God − God sees everything I do—a deterrent to sin; a motivation to do right − He is with me in times of sorrow, danger, temptation, victory, etc. − I am comforted to know that He is always with me and will not forsake me (Matt. 28: 20; Heb. 13: 5)

God Is OUR SAVIOR • Believe Jesus is God’s Son – Hebrews 11: 6

God Is OUR SAVIOR • Believe Jesus is God’s Son – Hebrews 11: 6 • Repent of your sins and turn to God – Acts 17: 30 • Confess your faith in Jesus – Matthew 10: 32 • Be immersed into Christ – Romans 6: 3 -4 − God will forgive all of your sins – Acts 2: 38 − God will add you to His church – Acts 2: 47 − God will register you in heaven – Hebrews 12: 23 • Serve Him faithfully every day – 1 Corinthians 15: 58