Teaching by Lois Bergsma
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OMNI-POTENT – Part 5
The Infinitude of God in relation to Power

  • Ps. 62:11 (K.J.)
  • Gen. 17:11 (K.J.)
  • Mark 14:62 (K.J.)
  • Jer. 32:17,27 (AMP)
  • Gen. 18:11-14 (K.J.)

 

Ps. 62:11
God hath spoken once; twice have I heard this; that power belongs to God.

 

Gen. 17:11

 

Mark 14:62 (K.J.)

Jesus said, “I am.
And you will see the Son of Man
sitting at the right hand of the Power,
and coming with the clouds of heaven.”

 

Jeremiah 32:17, 27 (AMP)

Alas, Lord God! Behold, You have made the heavens and the earth by Your great power and by Your outstretched arm! There is nothing too hard or too wonderful for You

Behold, I am the Lord, the God of all flesh; is there anything too hard for Me?

 

Gen. 18:11-14

…And the LORD said to Abraham, “Why did Sarah laugh, saying, ‘Shall I surely bear a child, since I am old?’   Is anything too hard for the LORD? At the appointed time I will return to you, according to the time of life, and Sarah shall have a son.”

 

OMNIPOTENCE - What it’s Not

  • James 1:13 (KJV)
  • Num. 23:19 (KJV)
  • Titus 1:2
  • 2 Tim. 2:13 (KJV)

 

James 1:13 (KJV)

Let no one say when he is tempted,
“I am tempted by God”;
for God cannot be tempted by evil,
nor does He Himself tempt anyone.

 

Num. 23:19 (NKVJ)

 “God is not a man, that He should lie,
Nor a son of man, that He should repent.
Has He said, and will He not do?
Or has He spoken,
and will He not make it good?

 

 

Titus 1:2

 In hope of eternal life which
God, who cannot lie,
promised before time began.

 

2 Tim. 2:13

If we are faithless,
He remains faithful;
He cannot deny Himself.

 

OMNIPOTENCE

 “Absolute Power – Infinitely Able”

  • Matt. 3:9
  • Matt 23:53
  • Matt. 3:9

 

OMNIPOTENCE – “Ordained Power”

  • Matt. 26:53-54
  • Matt. 26:53-54

 

OMNIPOTENCE – “Creation”
Power to Speak Into Existence”

  • Ps. 33:9
  • Gen. 1:3
  • Ps. 150:1
  • Hebrews 11:3 (NKJV)
  • Job 26:7-14 (Amp.)

 

OMNIPOTENT– “Power to Limit Himself”

  • Created Man’s Free Will
  • Chooses to restrain Himself
     from destroying the rebellious
  • Choose to work through prayer
  • Chose to empty Himself & become flesh

 

“Power to Restrain Evil Men & Satan”

 

He Gives Power… to those that make Him Lord

  • Rom. 1:16
  • 1 Peter 1:23
  • Ephesians 3:20-21
  • Phil. 4:13 (AMP)
  • Ps. 127:1