Behold your God vv. 9-11. Here is your Shepherd-King vv. 12-26.
God’s comfort to His people. (Israel then. The redeemed now)
God is forgiving and restoring.
We have hope this Christmas season because of the glory and majesty of God.
His Attributes. The more we understand and embrace God… the CLEARER our life becomes
AS WE LIVE OUR LIFE… WHO COMPARES TO HIM?
This is why we are people of HOPE
God is our Creator. – v. 12
Measured, Marked, Weighted
God’s perfect creation. No other explanation
The Wisdom of God – vv. 13-14
The Power of God – vv. 15-17
Drop from a bucket
Dust on the scales
The insignificance of other nations
None compare to the majesty and greatness of God
He is ALL…Everything
The Sovereign Rule of God – vv. 18-24
To whom then will you liken God, or what likeness compare with Him
The folly of idolatry
False gods have nothing on God
Do you not know? Do you not hear?
Sits above the circle of the earth.
Princes to nothing
Rules of the earth as emptiness
God is working behind the scenes
He is working to accomplish His purpose…GOD HAS A PLAN
HE IS ON HIS THRONE… THE SOVEREIGN GOD OF THE UNIVERSE
To Whom Then Compares to Him? – vv. 25-26
Their gods. The idols of their hearts.
He is the Holy One
Greatness, power, glory, victory, & majesty are His.
All that is in the heavens and the earth are His.
He is exalted overall.
Riches and honor come from Him.
He rules overall.
In His hand is power and might
In His hand it is to make great and give strength