God is…

30 Oct
October 30, 2012

Last Sunday night at the Rock Underground we talked about Β how focused we can get on ourselves especially when we get busy or stressed. One huge tool I use to break out of this way of thinking is to search the scriptures for attributes of God.

We broke up into a group focused on the Old Testament and a group focused on the New.

Here are the rough lists that we came up with. Let them push your eyes upward – and relax. πŸ™‚

  1. God is Gentle, 1 Kings 19:11-13
  2. God is Mighty, God is Present,Β  Joshua 1:9
  3. God is a Protector, our Strength, Psalm 3:3-4, Psalm 62:2
  4. God is a Righteous Judge, Psalm 7:11
  5. God is the Creator, Genesis 1:1
  6. God is compassionate and Faithful, Lamentations 3:22-23
  7. God is righteous and Kind, Psalm 145:13, Isaiah 42:6
  8. God is aΒ Shepherd, Psalm 23:1
  9. God is a Glorious King, Psalm 24:8
  10. God is our light, our salvation, Psalm 27:1
  11. God is full of steadfast Love Psalm 136
  12. God hears, and is faithful Proverbs 15:29
  13. God desires relationship Zephaniah 3:17
  14. God is our Rock and Fortress, Psalm 76:3
  15. God is interested in our good always Deuteronomy, 6:24
  16. God takes delight in the spreading of His salvation, Isaiah 52:
  17. God is Holy, Psalm 77:3
  18. God knows us, 130:9
  19. God love unity, Psalm 133:
  20. God is Jealous for us, Zephaniah 8:2
  21. God is purposeful, Proverbs 6:4, Jeremiah 29:11
  22. God is Perfect, Psalm 18:30
  23. God is Unique, Isaiah 46:9
  24. God is Just, Psalm 11:7
  25. God is a Warrior, Psalm 24:8
  26. God is a Rescuer, Joel 2:32
  27. God is fulfilling, makes known the way of life, Psalm 16:11
  28. God is rewarding, Proverbs 25:22
  29. God is a Redeemer, Isaiah 43:13
  30. God is Everlasting, Tireless, unfathomable, understanding Isaiah 40:28
  31. God is Peaceful, Psalm 29:11
  32. God is personable, Genesis 5:24
  33. God is Wise, Daniel 2:20
  34. God is Sovereign, Daniel 4:34-35
  35. God is Good, Lamentations 3:25
  36. God of Vengeance, Psalm 94:1
  37. God is Omniscient, Jeremiah 23:23-24
  38. God is Gracious, Isaiah 30:18

 

  1. Eternal Power and Divine Nature – Rom 1:20
  2. God is light – 1 John 1:5
  3. God is love – 1 John 4:8
  4. Righteous Advocate – 1 John 2:1
  5. Kindness, Patience and Tolerance – Rom 2:4
  6. Holy, Holy, Holy – Rev 4:8
  7. Great high priest – Heb 4:14
  8. Beginning and the word – John 1:1
  9. Savior – Phil 3:20
  10. Forbearing – Rom 3:25
  11. Sufficiency – Phil 4:19
  12. Alpha and Omega – Rev 22:13
  13. Wrathful against unrighteousness – Rom 1:18
  14. Kindness – Titus 3:4
  15. Father and Lord – Phil 1:2
  16. Consuming Fire – Heb 12:29
  17. Spirit of Truth – 1 John 4:6
  18. Creator – John 1:3, Rom 1:25
  19. Trustworthy – Titus 3:8
  20. Justifier – Rom 8:33, 5:9
  21. Interceder – Rom 8:34
  22. Reconciler – Rom 5:10
  23. I AM – John 8:58
  24. Way, Truth, Life – John 14:6
  25. Stern – Rom 11:22
  26. Bread of life – John 6:48
  27. Light of the world – John 9:5
  28. Severe – Rom 11:22
  29. Not of this world from above – John 8:23
  30. Healer – Matt 8:32
  31. Working – John 5:17
  32. Encouragement and gives endurance – Rom 15:5
  33. Good Shepherd – John 10:11
  34. Witness to the truth – John 18:37
  35. Sustainer to the End – 1 Cor 1:8
  36. Faithful – 1 Cor 1:9
  37. Comforter – 2 Cor 1:4, Matt 5:4
  38. God of Peace – Rom 16:20
  39. Holy – 1 Peter 1:16
  40. Wise – 1 Cor 1:20
  41. Impartial – Rom 2:11
  42. Example – John 13:15
  43. Author and perfector of our faith – Heb 12:1
  44. Author of life – Acts 3:15
  45. Worthy – Rev 5:12
  46. Empowering – 1 Cor 12:11
  47. Helper – John 14:26
  48. Merciful – Rom 11:52
  49. Victor over death – 1 Cor 15:55
  50. Against those who do evil – 1 Peter 3:12
  51. King of King and Lord of Lords – Rev 19:16
  52. Justice and love – Luke 11:42
  53. Master – Col 4:1
  54. Friend – James 2:23
  55. Owner of Everything – Gal 4:1
  56. Gives freedom – John 8:32
  57. Able to keep us from stumbling – Jude 1:24
  58. Gives us blessings – Eph 1:3
  59. Chooses us – Eph 1:4
  60. Adopter – Eph 1:5
  61. Sovereign – Eph 1:5
  62. Almighty – Rev 1:8
  63. Forgiver – Eph 1:7
  64. Foundation – 1 Cor 3:11
  65. Patient and not slow, wishing all to reach repentance – 2 Peter 3:9
  66. Ruler – 1 Tim 6:15
  67. Above everything – Eph 1:21
  68. Chief Shepherd – 1 Peter 5:4
  69. Our Peace – Eph 2:14
  70. Knowledge surpassor – Eph 3:19
  71. Provider – 1 Tim 6:17
  72. Unifier – Eph 4:3
  73. Equipper – Eph 4:12
  74. Teacher – Eph 4:11
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