The Uniqueness of God
UNIQUE--Webster's--from the Latin word UNUS, meaning ONE
DEFINITIONS--(1) Without a like or equal: (2) Unmatched: (3) Single inits kind: (4) Uncommon or rare:
GOD is the CREATOR. He is the PROVIDER of things material and spiritual. He is LOVE. He provides for our SALVATION, and
finally HE alone IS JUDGE. Satan wants this judgement for himself, and he uses man to claim it for him.
Exodus 20:21 And the people stood afar off, and Moses drew near unto the thick darkness where God was.
Deut 4:11 And ye came near and stood under the mountain; and the mountain burned with fire unto the midst of heaven, with
darkness, clouds, and thick darkness.
Deut 5:22 These words the LORD spake unto all your assembly in the mount out of the midst of the fire, of the cloud, and
of the thick darkness, with a great voice: and he added no more. And he wrote them in two tables of stone, and delivered them
Psalms 97:2 Clouds and darkness are round about him: righteousness and judgment are the habitation of his throne. (KJV)
Eccles 3:11 He hath made every thing beautiful in his time: also he hath set the world in their heart, so that no man can
find out the work that God maketh from the beginning to the end.
Isaiah 55:8 8 For my thoughts are not your thoughts, neither are your ways my ways, saith the LORD.
9 For as the heavens are higher than the earth, so are my ways higher than your ways, and my thoughts than your thoughts.
All throughout the book of Job, the unsearchableness of God was mentioned, but NOTE THIS-- with essentially hopelessness.
Are we then to never understand? Is it hopeless for us to try? Know that the many of the first testament were without hope,
But God himself has made a way for us to escape
Isaiah 9:1-2, "Dwelled in darkness". Amos 3:7 Surely the Lord GOD will do nothing, but he revealeth his secret unto his
servants the prophets. (KJV)
St John 1:1-5,14: Jn 6:57-58, Jn 14:1-6 EAT (Rev 9:9) Man has had "problems" with their judgement, but Christ didn't judge-
St John 8:15-16. If we believe the Word of God, we are judges of ourselves (1 Cor 11:28-31) (2 Cor 13:5) (Gal 6:1-5) many
places in the O.T.
Judas at the last supper. The woman caught in adultery. The doubts of Thomas. The denials of Peter. Man continually finds
faults with these people that Jesus did not. Somehow these people don't measure up to man's so-called standards.
1 Cor 2:16 For who hath known the mind of the Lord, that he may instruct him? But we have the mind of Christ. (KJV)
Jesus' first advent was not for judgement. His second will be. Heb 5:1--- Heb 8:7-10 Anyone can understand if they are
guided by the Holy Spirit.
1) God is the same Yesterday, today and forever. 1A) The written Word of God is true in it's entirety. There is no contradiction.
It is only by these two things that you can separate the words of man from the WORD OF GOD