Today we are kicking off a brand-new devotional series for January called Ginormous God. In the next few weeks we will take a look at what the Bible says about how big God truly is.
You can read the devotion below or listen to the audio in iTunes.
Big Idea: God is big and wants to be your friend.
Verse: Great is our Lord. His power is mighty. There is no limit to his understanding. – Psalm 147:5 (NIrV)
What’s the biggest object you can imagine? A tall building? A roller coaster? A planet?
Scientists tell us there are objects out in space that are way bigger than any of those things, things like stars and black holes and galaxies. But there is one thing that is so big it blows all of these others away.
God. God is ginormous! He made the universe, including the biggest objects in space, and that means he is bigger than all of them.
But just how big is God? That’s tough to say, because we can’t measure God. We can’t use a ruler or a yardstick of even a tape measure to discover his height.
Why? First of all, God is a spirit. That means he doesn’t have a body. But even if he did, we couldn’t measure him because there’s no end to God. He just keeps going on and on and on. In that way, he’s very different from us. Continue reading “Great Big God”