Thank You for loving us despite the way we are, for giving us Your Son to make the way back to You. God is holy (Isa. 2 He was in the beginning with God. We know that God says in His word that He is the only one, and that He is not a liar. What He hated then He still hates now. Since God does not change, then every promise he has made will be kept. It means to grow in faith and knowledge of the Word, to be surrendered to and led by the Spirit, so that our faith remains unchanged. Amen. Psalm 89:2; James 1:17). Feelings Or Faith Is A Constant Conflict For Believers, God Is Good And His Mercy Endures Forever, Clear Direction From God Is Found In Our Obedience, A Life Of Worship Is The Measure Of Godliness, Presumptuous Sins Are Ultimate Rebellion Against God, Sifted As Wheat Is A Powerful Kingdom Process, Return To God Is The Call To Raise Up A Remnant. For ... God's Word is eternal "The grass withers, the flower fades, but the word of our God stands forever." God is Eternal. Second, the immutability of God is necessary for His perfection. We obviously worship a different God than they do. They might claim to be, but if they believe the doctrines of their cult, then they are not Christian. false. The nature of being uncaused and eternal is what we call, “the aseity of God.” The nature of not changing is what we call, “the immutability of God.” or Understanding good for necessary edification, that it may impart grace God does not change, and here are the top 11 Bible verses about God’s unchanging nature that show this fact. His plans are long range in nature. The nature of being uncaused and eternal is what we call, “the aseity of God.” The nature of not changing is what we call, “the immutability of God.” Both of these qualities are important when understanding God’s eternality and many of His other attributes. Albert Ernest Dalziel Salvation Army Meadowlands, Sunday August 9, 2020. He does not change. We can’t imagine what it would be like to have no beginning or end. Word of God is Eternal and Unchanging Word. He has never not been, or been in any different state. The Grand Weaver. He loves us despite the way we are. In his dialogue On Free Choice of the Will (Macmillan, 1964), St. Augustine (354-430 C.E.) God's holy, unchanging Word "Be ready in season and out of season. Does that also mean that God for all eternity , our God ,father son and holy spirit has two natures, divine and human? But it is a dangerous one, because it excludes the full reality of the utterly unchanging nature of God. Required fields are marked *. The problem is that that the phrase ‘unconditional love’ is being stretched to accommodate all kinds of compromise by painting on a veneer of acceptibility. Psalm 119:89, "Your word, O Lord, is eternal; it stands firm in the heavens." A living hope such as this provides a sure and steadfast anchor for the soul in this turbulent world. Would any of us sentence our firstborn to death to make a way for an adopted child who didn’t even know we existed? [Isa 43:10-13 NASB] 10 “You are My witnesses,” declares the LORD, “And My servant whom I have chosen, So that you may know and believe Me And understand that I am He. [Jhn 1:1-5 NASB] 1 In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. How does our God differ? Second, for those who are faithful Christians, God’s unchanging nature is comforting. (Malachi 3:6). The difference is that it is chastisement rather than punishment. There would be other Gods with separate wills, and equal power. This universe is sustained by the will of God, and that will remains identical today as it was at the point of creation. A living hope such as this provides a sure and steadfast anchor for the soul in this turbulent world. No, God is not unchanging, at least not in the usual sense. He is the eternal and unchanging one. Because you have had a new birth, not from the seed of man, but from eternal seed, through the word of a living and unchanging God. To God, there are no rungs on the sinner ladder. All distortions and denials of the Gospel, including all religions of works righteousness, stand on the denial of God’s unchanging and perfect justice and Christ’s perfect work to satisfy it. See Romans 1:19-20, Ecclesiastes 3:11, Romans 1:18 ff, … It is true that if God’s nature changed during the incarnation we would have a problem. This is simple, No.  They have never been.  They can’t be. God's character almost does a 180 between the OT & NT Bible, but Christians hardly remark on it. Sanctification & Time by Pastor Dennis Dickinson, God is Eternal and Unchanging. An eternal Creator that was not immutable could not be counted on to always be just, or good. God is eternal and unchanging. 22nd Sunday in Ordinary Time. For the Lord our God the Almighty reigns. For ... God's Word is eternal "The grass withers, the flower fades, but the word of our God stands forever." Deuteronomy 33:27 The eternal God is your dwelling place, and underneath are the everlasting arms… 1 Timothy 1:17 To the King of ages, immortal, invisible, the only God, be honor and glory forever and ever. If God has said it and established it there's no need for it to change-it's perfect. God never came into existence and he will never go out of existence. “It is a strange and beautiful eccentricity of the free God,” Tozer writes, “that He has allowed His heart to be emotionally identified with men. If the ‘old man’ is loved just the way we are, why get rid of it? God on the other hand, does not change. If God loves us the way we are, why send Jesus? His Word is Eternal: Bible tells us that Jesus is the Word of God John 1:1-2-4, "In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. Convince, rebuke, exhort, with all longsuffering and teaching. There is an eternal dwelling for God's people with the Lord, revealing the Bible's clear teaching regarding eternity future (Luke 16:9; 2 Corinthians 5:1). God on the other hand, does not change. This is one of the many reason that Mormons are not Christians. Father, thank You for Your infinite grace and mercy. 5 The Light shines in the darkness, and the darkness did not comprehend it. Sermon Discussion Guide- Week of Sept 13, 2020 Five Things You Should Know About God: God is Eternal and Unchanging Pastor Temple, 10:30am Getting Started- Life Updates, Prayer Requests & Opening Question (15 min) this made way for a claim that boethius placed god completely outside the time process, which is not true. Trust in Him who will not leave you, Whatsoever years may bring, If by earthly friends forsaken Still more closely to Him cling. The world we live in and the way we live it is in direct contradiction to God and His essential nature, but His presence in it through our faith is what makes the difference. "For God so loved the world, that He gave His only begotten Son, that whoever believes in Him shall not perish, but have eternal life" (John 3:16).That great truth will not change, because our Savior changes not. Yet the Bible clearly teaches that divine love is sure, eternal, and in no way dependent upon our worthiness or good behavior. For the Lord our God the Almighty reigns. The Unchanging God in the midst of a changing human civilization. Pingback: God is Eternal and Unchanging. By grace, our chastisement is for our benefit, but if we step outside the covering that is Christ, our ‘special status’ is null and void. All distortions and denials of the Gospel, including all religions of works righteousness, stand on the denial of God’s unchanging and perfect justice and Christ’s perfect work to satisfy it. Yet, it is not enough to only say that God is eternal. The Christian life should never be one of constant guilt and condemnation. All things were made through Him, and without Him nothing was made that was made. Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. [Jas 1:17 NASB] 17 Every good thing given and every perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father of lights, with whom there is no variation or shifting shadow. So we can sing and declare along with David, "Your love stands firm forever". God may hate sin, and He may have instituted spiritual ramifications, but we’re ‘set apart’ because God loves us just the way we are. In Genesis 21:33, we are also told that one of God's names is the Everlasting God: "Abraham planted a tamarisk tree in Beersheba and called there on the name of the Lord, the Everlasting God." 7 Awesome Promises about God’s Unchanging Character,Deborah Nayrocker, M.Ed. If He loves us the way we are, why do we need to be ‘in Christ,’ so that when God looks at us He sees the Beloved? 22nd Sunday in Ordinary Time. If there was then God would not be alone and unique in His deity. It can be thought of as eternal torment in that sense. All products are devotional in nature. They will die, and be found guilty of their sins. As favoured children, we’re now exempt from the implications of sinful choices and have greater ‘licence’ because, in Christ, we are forgiven. What about the gods of other faiths, are they eternal? Your email address will not be published. It is, indeed, by grace we are saved, and even the faith we have is a gift from God. If they are false, because they are not eternal, or actual, then what is going to happen to their worshipers, and why? God Is Both Active and Unchanging God’s will is sufficient to bring all effects into existence at their allotted moments in time . true. Like Israel, if we persist in sin and presumption, we will, sooner or later, have to face the consequences. The first issue is that there is no verse in the Bible that states that God loves us ‘just the way we are.’ Saying that would defeat the entire purpose of salvation and render the sacrifice of Christ utterly without value. His word and eternal promises remain the same throughout all eternity. 1:23), everlasting (Ps. Therefore, for change to take place it must happen within the constraints of time; however, God is eternal and exists outside of the constraints of time (Psalm 33:11; 41:13; 90:2-4; John 17:5; 2 Timothy 1:9). The Grand Weaver. All things were made through Him, and without Him nothing was made that was made. Aseity of God In a sense that's what happened to the original plan of God for man's eternal bliss with God. If God loves us the way we are, why does the entire Bible establish a law of measurement of spiritual acceptability, and why does the New Testament focus on putting the ‘old man’ to death? 13 “Even from eternity I am He, And there is none who can deliver out of My hand; I act and who can reverse it?” God has always been, and He has always been just as He is. Psalm 102 unveils Christ's death and His eternal unchanging existence in His resurrection. argues that our minds can know truths that are eternal.. For Augustine, something is eternal if it exists in a timeless, unchanging state. If we are born-again believers, nothing can lessen the Father’s love for us. Eternal God, unchanging Through all the changing years, Whose hands all things created, Who holds the countless stars; Enthroned in heavenly glory, Yet not a God afar, Thou deignest to have dwelling Here where Thy people are. Our God is explained by His word. The Bible describes God as an eternal being. His love is glorious and steadfast — unchanging and eternal. The immutability of God is a core concept in our faith because it sets Him apart from everything else in this universe. God, by whom you have been marked out in his purpose, is unchanging and will make it complete. We know that He created everything. Father, thank You for Your infinite grace and mercy. God is eternally committed to your redemption, your spiritual growth, and your eternal destiny. It is because of His love for us in Christ Jesus that we are not consumed, not because He loves us as we are. 26 “Even they will perish, but You endure; And all of them will wear out like a garment; Like clothing You will change them and they will be changed. This misinformed idea reveals how little we are trained in theology and Biblical truths. Psalm 89:2; James 1:17). - Read more about spiritual life growth, Christian living, and faith. It is because of His love that He chastises as a father rather than as the almighty Judge of Heaven. Your email address will not be published. [Psa 90:2-4 NASB] 2 Before the mountains were born Or You gave birth to the earth and the world, Even from everlasting to everlasting, You are God. In an ever-changing world, we are called be changed into the unchanging nature of God. Some Bible references covering the immutable and eternal nature of God would be helpful. God is eternal and unchanging. 93:2), and the eternal King (Jer. (BBE) Deuteronomy 7:9 Be certain, then, that the Lord your God is God; whose faith and mercy are unchanging, who keeps his word through a thousand generations to those who have love for him and keep his laws; (BBE) If He created everything, and is the source of all things, then He would have no pre-existence as a man. Post was not sent - check your email addresses! God Himself put these in place. On a physical level, we obviously are impacted by the natural ‘laws’ of the universe. Error and deception are so dangerous because they seduce us out of Christ without us even realising it. OUR GOD IS UNCHANGING! Their god is a finite creature, created by others. Yesterday, today, forever...this truth remains, The I AM Of God Is Eternal And Unchanging, Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window), Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window), Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window), Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window), Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window), Click to share on Tumblr (Opens in new window), Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window), Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window), Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window), Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window), Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window). Yet the Bible clearly teaches that divine love is sure, eternal, and in no way dependent upon our worthiness or good behavior. This error is the beginning of deception, and will lead us down the broad road to apostacy. He created it out of nothing. moral law is an expression of eternal law. I would ask the Mormons, “Who was the first god who made the first man, who later would become a god? The limitless, unfailing love of God is difficult for man to grasp. To the Jews, declaring oneself to be the eternal God was blasphemy and worthy of death (Leviticus 24:16). Dr. Dennis on confusion over, “if” and “salvation” in the Bible. 25 “Of old You founded the earth, And the heavens are the work of Your hands. God’s Unchanging Nature. Because we have always lived in time, it is impossible for us to completely comprehend what it means for God to be eternal. God's nature or character is immutable, that is, it has never worsened or bettered - it remains the same. As human beings, we change, and there are changes in many aspects of our lives. The Word tells us that there is no condemnation for those in Christ Jesus. boethius argues that ‘eternity is the complete possession all at once of illimitable life’. As His representatives on earth, He requires that we learn to live His identity on earth. How can they be saved? The purpose of that love, however, is to restore us to Him. God's commitment to you is … While the world and everything in it is busily changing, moment by moment, it is contained within the immovable, unchanging reality of the Creator’s will. God's Word, or Law, is eternal and unchanging - fixed and established forever in the heaven of heavens (comp. They must be humbled, and become penitent. 3 You turn man back into dust And say, “Return, O children of men.” 4 For a thousand years in Your sight Are like yesterday when it passes by, Or [as] a watch in the night. They’re deception, and they deny the one reality of God that He Himself has declared eternal. Why wouldn’t you worship this first god who supposedly made the first man? Because the Church has come out of the resurrection life of Christ, the Church is an entity altogether in resurrection, it is resurrectionly, its very essence is… God foresaw all your sins and failures, yet he still loved you with tender love. Nevertheless, in spite of our foolishness, it is God who remains the eternal, unchanging one who is above time and the Creator of all that is. For something to be eternal it would have to have always been, is being, and always will be. SÓ JESUS. It doesn’t it make sense to have another eternal being outside of God. Sermon Discussion Guide- Week of Sept 13, 2020 Five Things You Should Know About God: God is Eternal and Unchanging Pastor Temple, 10:30am Getting Started- Life Updates, Prayer Requests & Opening Question (15 min) The unchanging promise of God and His Word is the source of our hope for eternal life. Of course this is only true if you are a person who has been saved, and knows the true God. It’s a tragedy that so many are being deceived in the name of God Himself, and set up for misunderstanding that can only bring a greater pain and disillusionment because it cannot be sustained. He has never not been, or been in any different state.   He does not change. The nature of being uncaused and eternal is what we call, “the aseity of God.” The nature of not changing is what we call, “the immutability of God.” Required fields are marked *. We had a beginning. His Word is Eternal: Bible tells us that Jesus is the Word of God John 1:1-2-4, "In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. God does not love us to save us and keep as ‘as we are.’ He saves us and immediately starts the process of transforming us into the image of His Son. Top 18 Bible Verses-Unchanging God … Which is your favorite verse? human beings can fully understand and appreciate Eternal Law through the use of reason alone. It is this unchanging reality of God that in fact enables His creation to continue in the process of change. Slide 1 of 6. [Mal 3:6 NASB] 6 “For I, the LORD, do not change; therefore you, O sons of Jacob, are not consumed. How could anyone worship such limited beings as the ones they imagine? Unchanging God. In one sense His love is indeed unconditional in that He welcomes all sinners. God is eternal and unchanging. They need to rely, and fully trust in the finished, perfect,  atoning, work of Christ on the cross. Prince or pauper, housewife or harlot, all have have sinned. The human nature coming from JEsus? Children in the Puritan era might have asked this, but certainly not adults. [Rev 1:8 NASB] 8 “I am the Alpha and the Omega,” says the Lord God, “who is and who was and who is to come, the Almighty.” There was never a moment nor will there ever be a moment where the eternal God has not been the same. Thanks for commenting. God cannot deny Himself, or who He is. | Faithful Steward Ministries and FSM Women's Outreach. This is what we call the hypostatic union. The apostle John also declared this truth regarding the nature of Christ: “In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God” (John 1:1). He is also unchanging in His eternality. Psalm 119:89 Commentaries Jump to Previous If you have trusted in Jesus Christ as your Lord and Savior, you can be assured of eternal life. Eternal, Perfect, Unchanging God, far beyond the furthest cloud and galaxy, yet at this moment here in my heart, You are, You have always been, You will always be. Christ Himself is the resurrection and through His death and resurrection He produces the Church. [Psa 102:24-27 NASB] 24 I say, “O my God, do not take me away in the midst of my days, Your years are throughout all generations. Or did GOd change 2,000 years ago with the incarnation of Jesus? Chris Brown, Jess Cates, Mack Brock, Steven Furtick, Wade Joye SÓ JESUS. Most of us have thought about what it would be like to live forever, but all we can really conceive of is living a very long time. They need to accept that they cannot earn favor with God. September 1977. 3 All things came into being through Him, and apart from Him nothing came into being that has come into being. Amen. God's unchanging commitment guarantees everlasting security. eternal law is always true and unchanging. Second, for those who are faithful Christians, God’s unchanging nature is comforting. And because He is the eternal and unchanging one, we can trust Him. I like that: the Rock eternal. The limitless, unfailing love of God is difficult for man to grasp. They will be in Hell suffering the torment of God’s wrath being poured out on them, not because they believed different, or because they didn’t grow up here, but because they are guilty sinners just like us. In his dialogue On Free Choice of the Will (Macmillan, 1964), St. Augustine (354-430 C.E.) Your circumstances, whether good or bad, should not define your hope. It means that the incarnate God is 100% God and 100% man, joined together perfectly in accord with the will of God. Gifts To Go is a way to support, in part, the costs of maintaining this site while using creative talents to the glory of God. My words, my life, whatever I think I own, real or perceived are not enough to ascribe the required exaltation to Him who dwells in eternity. The God of the Bible created everything there is without diminishing Himself. A letter showing that God and His eternal law are unchanging, and that when God chooses to reveal it to us and we are baptized into into it, we are responsible for remaining faithful and loyal to it. God's holy, unchanging Word "Be ready in season and out of season. Jamie Miley, Jonathan Scott, Kris Joslyn, Lindsey Sweat, McKendree Tucker ... Sidney Mohede, Ucok Radjagukguk Unchanging God Play Sample Unchanging God. [Heb 6:17-18 NASB] 17 In the same way God, desiring even more to show to the heirs of the promise the unchangeableness of His purpose, interposed with an oath, 18 so that by two unchangeable things in which it is impossible for God to lie, we who have taken refuge would have strong encouragement to take hold of the hope set before us. The incarnation did not change God. He begins a process of changed that draws closer and closer to the only thing that is utterly and completely incapable of change – Himself. We need only to look at the history of God and His people to see that He chastises His own. He is above, and beyond any imaginings a person would have in conceiving a false god. They cause confusion, and draw support when we don’t explain the differences.   A god who was created is not a god at all. Dwayne Johnson might be The Rock, but He isn’t the Rock eternal: that’s our God! If God loved you enough to give his own Son to die for you when you were still deep in sin, would he remove his love when you stumble or fail? I mean, if god is the same is s/he was in the days of the Inquisition, then aren't we overdue for a barbecue with weemaryanne as the main course? 27 “But You are the same, And Your years will not come to an end. If we are born-again believers, nothing can lessen the Father’s love for us. God created us, and He keeps us alive.  We were caused to exist, and He is the one who upholds our existence.  Even after we have left our temporal existence behind, and step into eternity, it will be because we have been made to do so by God. Unchanging God Lyrics: Your word is true, it will never fail / Our soul's secure, that You will carry us through / Seasons will change, the sun and moon will fade away / But our hope is sure, that God's Word, or Law, is eternal and unchanging - fixed and established forever in the heaven of heavens (comp. Jesus was claiming to be eternal, just as His Father is eternal. The I AM of God is eternal and unchanging. We know He didn’t just move matter around to form some things on this planet. The Westminster Catechism, in presenting a brief definition of God, succinctly says that He is infinite, eternal and unchangeable in His Being. God is immortal (Rom. This means ‘unchanging,’ but it also means ‘complete.’ If we choose to have Him in our lives, it’s all of Him, not some of Him. The I AM of God is eternal and unchanging. They must submit to God as their new master. We remind ourselves of His immutability, and hang onto His promises in the assurance that, because He never changes, we can depend on Him. The love of God is eternal, sovereign, unchanging, and infinite. People change, minds change, circumstances change, the weather changes… there is nothing that exists outside of this ‘law,’ except for God Himself. Forbid that man’s achievements Should cause our faith to … He is the eternal God. Paul himself addressed this problem way back when, so it’s not a new perception. Once you know Him you can spot a fake. Yet there seems to be a growing perception that, in Jesus, God changed His mind about sin and our attitude towards Him. Being saved is simply the beginning of cycles of changed. [Heb 13:8 NASB] 8 Jesus Christ [is] the same yesterday and today and forever. We may not understand our situation personally or corporately, but God is the eternal God, and His throne is everlasting; His throne rules, no matter what we see happening outwardly. We are not eternal, but because God is, we can have eternal life, if we are in Christ. Although this year has looked different, God is still on the throne, and our hope is still secure. Word of God is Eternal and Unchanging Word. Bible and Christian book reviews, along with original articles. We have to answer so many false claims while practicing apologetics. Amen. The unchanging promise of God and His Word is the source of our hope for eternal life. When God wants to grow a squash, He does in a few weeks. Therefore, for change to take place it must happen within the constraints of time; however, God is eternal and exists outside of the constraints of time (Psalm 33:11; 41:13; 90:2-4; John 17:5; 2 Timothy 1:9). It sounds good to hear ‘God loves you just the way you are.’ In a world where people struggle with issues of abuse, condemntation, guilt and a chronic lack of self-worth, these words sound like balm to the broken. ... Once you are saved, then you will never change your eternal destiny for you have eternal life and can never face the corruption of sin, decay or death again one day. Thank You for loving us despite the way we are, for giving us Your Son to make the way back to You. Theme: The Unchanging Word of the Unchanging God. He has given us Christ in us so that we can remain covered and protected in the Beloved, not because we need a friend. We need to be happy about this, and correct them when they publicly claim to worship the same God. The God who hated sin in the Old Testament will now tolerate it because of grace, because He loves us just the way we are. Thus, according to the 2nd reading, every good gift comes from God, who cannot change (James 1:17). Grace does not mean that God has changed His mind on certain issues. he wanted to distinguish from aristotle’s everlasting god, meaning always existing within time. I speak to you today about the Unchanging God, the Lord Jesus Christ, the Savior of the world! ... all persons have an instinct to be in right relationship with God, other people, the world, and themselves. If we set our faith aside for a moment, outside ofthe inevitablity of death, change is the only constant we have in life. Your email address will not be published. We must preach the gospel of Christ to them. Your email address will not be published. God is unchanging. If God, the eternal and unchanging foundation for all morality, gave a specific moral standard, in a given context, for given purposes, and he gives a set of instructions to a particular time, at a particular place, that doesn’t mean that all people, at all times are somehow included. 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