I have three texts: John 4:24: “God is Spirit.” 1 John 1:5: “God is Light.” 1 John 4:8, 16: “God is Love.” These three texts give three of the most remarkable statements that were ever uttered and set before us in the clearest possible way the Christian conception of God as distinguished from every other conception of God.
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If the Holy Spirit is a person and a Divine Person, and He is, and if we do not know Him as such, if we think of the Holy Spirit only as an impersonal influence or power, then we are robbing a Divine Person of the worship which is His due, and the love which is His due, and the confidence and surrender and obedience which are His due.
Hello God, are you out there? Can you hear me, are you listenin’ any more? Hello God, if we’re still on speakin’ terms Can you help me like before? I have questioned your existence, My resistance leaves me cold Can you help me go the distance? Hello God, hello, hello
The next thing that the Bible teaches about God is that God is a person. That is to say He is a being who knows, feels, loves, hears prayer, speaks, acts, a being who acts intelligently upon us and upon whom we can act. While God is in all things, He is a personality distinct from the persons and things in which He is, which He has created.
Halls Of Heaven | Chris Quilala | Jesus Culture | Praise And Worship. Like thunder, speaking from the clouds Your word is always going out Your whisper, I keep following the sound Into Your presence I get caught up Shadows left behind I get caught up Drawn into Your light I get caught up Where Spirit is alive Into Your presence . Like a child we come running Through the halls of Heaven To the Holy of Holies Doors are flung wide open Joy is overflowing In the halls of Heaven We come running We come running Through the halls of Heaven We come running We come running Through the halls of Heaven
But the reality and completeness of our Lord’s human nature comes out not only in the fact that He had a human parentage and a human body: we are also clearly taught that, while as God he possessed all the attributes and exercised all the offices of Deity, as a man He was subject to human limitations.