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The Attributes of God | Week 22: Truth

By Erwin W. Lutzer

You are entitled to your own opinion, but you're not entitled to your own truth. This week, Pastor Lutzer discusses God's universal truth found in John 14:6.

"Jesus said to him, 'I am the way, and the truth, and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me.'"
- John 14:6

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The Attributes of God | Week 21: Eternal

By Erwin W. Lutzer

God has always been ruling, during times of peace and even in times of war. This week, Pastor Lutzer speaks with us about God's eternal throne from Psalm 45:6-7.

"Your throne, O God, is forever and ever. The scepter of your kindgom is a scepter of uprightness; you have loved righteousness and hated wickedness."
- Psalm 45:6-7a

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The Attributes of God | Week 20: Eternal

By Erwin W. Lutzer

We were created for God's glory. This week, Pastor Lutzer explores God's eternality from Romans 1:19-20.

"For what can be known about God is plain to them, because God has shown it to them. For his invisible attributes, namely, his eternal power and divine nature, have been clearly perceived, ever since the creation of the world, in the things that have been made. So they are without excuse."
- Romans 1:19–20

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The Attributes of God | Week 19: Eternal

By Erwin W. Lutzer

Can you see the future? God can. This week, we begin to explore God's eternality in Deuteronomy 33:27.

"The eternal God is your dwelling place, and underneath are the everlasting arms."
- Deuteronomy 33:27a

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The Attributes of God | Week 18: Eternal

By Erwin W. Lutzer

So, who created God? This week we consider God's eternality from Psalm 90:2-4.

"Before the mountains were brought forth, or ever you had formed the earth and the world, from everlasting to everlasting you are God. You return man to dust and say, 'Return, O children of man!' For a thousand years in your sight are but as yesterday when it is past, or as a watch in the night."
- Psalm 90:2–4

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Can A Loving God Clear The Guilty? | God Is Love #5

By Erwin W. Lutzer

God’s attributes work together in harmony, but we don't always understand His complexity. There is a tension between how God's love is to be applied without justifying evil. Pastor Lutzer explores the tension in Exodus 34 between love, guilt, and forgiveness. What does extravagant love look like for a guilty party? 

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Why Doesn't A Loving God Stop Suffering? | God Is Love #4

By Erwin W. Lutzer

If God is so loving, why doesn't He intervene in human suffering? Yet God loves us in ways we do not understand. Pastor Lutzer confronts our expectations of love from Romans 8, giving hope in our suffering. As children of God, we are loved eternally, even as Jesus is loved. 

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Does God Love The Whole World? | God Is Love #3

By Erwin W. Lutzer

What does it mean that God loves the "world"? The love of God is a difficult teaching, especially when we consider His hatred for sin and evil. Pastor Lutzer explores the deeper questions related to John 3:16. Each of us is invited to love God in return and be loved eternally. 

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Does God Love Everyone Unconditionally? | God Is Love #2

By Erwin W. Lutzer

If we are saved, there is nothing we can do to convince God to love us more or less. The redeemed are loved with the same love as Jesus. Pastor Lutzer ponders the implications for believers because of God's unconditional love. Is such a love fair? 

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When Did God Begin To Love? | God Is Love #1

By Erwin W. Lutzer

Society wants to believe any kind of "love" is God. But the true nature of God's love is actually difficult when we try to reconcile it with what's happening in the world. Pastor Lutzer explores the origin of the love of God to define it biblically. Can we really understand the complex love of God? 

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