God Has No Faith?

empty faith meter

“God is not a man”
–Numbers 23:19

During a recent discussion, it was agreed that God had no faith.

This was, by no means, an agreement by all at the BEGINNING of the discussion.  However, by the END of the conversation, everyone generally agreed that God has no faith.

At least if one believes the Word of God.

FIRST, God is not a man.

“God is not a man”
–Numbers 23:19

Since God is NOT a man, God has no use for faith whatsoever.

FAITH is the evidence of things not (yet) seen.

“Now faith is the substance of things hoped for, the evidence of things not seen.”
–Hebrews 11:1

There are a number of ideas which believers have a hard time wrapping their heads around (understanding)–let alone unbelievers, to whom God’s Word is foolishness.

“But the natural man receiveth not the things of the Spirit of God: for they are foolishness unto him: neither can he know them, because they are spiritually discerned.”
–1CORINTHIANS 2:14

One of these notions has to do with the fact that GOD ALWAYS EXISTED.  He had no beginning; he has no end.

Another one has to do with God existing EVERYWHERE AT ONCE.  He inhabits every point of what man calls “time“: past, present and future.  This is how God is able to know what happens CENTURIES before man sees the event taking place.

“Remember the former things of old: for I am God, and there is none else; I am God, and there is none like me,  Declaring the end from the beginning, and from ancient times the things that are not yet done, saying, My counsel shall stand, and I will do all my pleasure”
–Isaiah 46:9-10

BECAUSE God inhabits every point in time–past, present and future–God knows what is to happen at every point in time–which He created.

BECAUSE God sees what is to happen, he has NO NEED of faith, which is the evidence of things not seen.

BECAUSE God sees ALL, he needs no evidence of things not seen because there is NOTHING He does not see.

God has ALREADY seen the future.  God ALREADY knows what is to happen.

LASTLY, unlike man, God has absolutely NO need of faith.

HOWEVER,

Man is NOT God.

Man does NOT inhabit all points of time: past, present and future.

Man CANNOT see what is to happen.

Man does NOT see ALL.

Therefore, man NEEDS faith.

PARTICULARLY to navigate the very choppy waters of the end times.

SO, to the reader: Get faith!

How does one go about getting faith where none or little exists?

“So then faith cometh by hearing, and hearing by the word of God.”
–Romans 10:17

MORE: God is NEVER Surprised

HAS the reader ever thought about what the idea of existing at every point in time simultaneously means?

It is not YET too late: there is still time to change direction (repent), place your faith (hope) for the future entirely on Jesus Christ and enter the kingdom of heaven.

DOES the reader believe he is saved?

Make Your Calling and Election Sure: End Times Survival

DOES the reader believe he is NOT saved?

Time is Running Out: Today is the Day of Salvation

THE GOSPEL OF JESUS CHRIST

“Moreover, brethren, I declare unto you the gospel which I preached unto you, which also ye have received, and wherein ye stand; By which also ye are saved, if ye keep in memory what I preached unto you, unless ye have believed in vain. For I delivered unto you first of all that which I also received, how that Christ died for our sins according to the scriptures; And that he was buried, and that he rose again the third day according to the scriptures:

And that he was seen of Cephas, then of the twelve: After that, he was seen of above five hundred brethren at once; of whom the greater part remain unto this present, but some are fallen asleep. After that, he was seen of James; then of all the apostles. And last of all he was seen of me also, as of one born out of due time. ”
1 Corinthians 15:1-8

“For I am not ashamed of the gospel of Christ: for it is the power of God unto salvation to every one that believeth; to the Jew first, and also to the Greek.”
-–Romans 1:16

MORE: Eternal Salvation Through Jesus Christ: Salvation Messages from End Times Prophecy Report

[Portions of this piece appeared originally in End Times Prophecy Headlines: October 23-35, 2020.]

MORE: Eternal Salvation Through Jesus Christ: Salvation Messages from End Times Prophecy Report

MORE: God is NEVER Surprised

MORE

RELATED ARTICLES

by Jeremiah Jameson
–with Mondo Frazier

image:  ETPR/Stuart Miles, FreeDigitalPhotos.net/ETPR

© Jeremiah J. Jameson and End Times Prophecy Report, 2012-20. © Mondo Frazier and End Times Prophecy Report, DBKP 2007-2020. Unauthorized use and/or duplication of this material without express and written permission from this blog’s author and/or owner is strictly prohibited. Excerpts and links may be used, provided that full and clear credit is given to Jeremiah J. Jameson and End Times Prophecy Report with appropriate and specific direction to the original content.

Link Disclaimer: inclusion of links to other blogs/websites is not necessarily an endorsement of all content posted in those blogs/websites.

[NOTE: The following articles are from a service. We neither endorse nor at times have much control over them–although we do, of course, enjoy articles originating from this website on this service. Some articles illustrate points made in ETPR articles; some are merely for the reader’s edification or education.

ALL such links appearing in End Times Prophecy Headlines, such as those below, should originate at ETPR.

RE: our link disclaimer: there are links, from time-to-time which appear on this site which we neither approve nor endorse. The frequency of these types of links will no doubt grow worse. All effort is made to remove such links when we become aware of them.]

Author: Jeremiah J Jameson

End Times Prophecy Report - Publisher and author

Love it? Hate it? Be biblical! We occasionally respond to biblical comments, questions and/or remarks.

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s