Who is God?

Watermark Equipping Podcast

About This Episode

Episode 102 • Jun 30, 2023 people

In this episode hosts Oren Martin and Caitlin Van Wagoner talk to guest John Elmore about who God the Father is, what He is like, and why it matters. Part I: (02:36 - 04:48)Why does it matter to know what God is like?
Imago Dei
Incommunicable and communicable attributes of God
Scripture Mentioned: Acts 17:22-31 Part II: (04:48 - 16:29)How can’t we be like God?
Incommunicable (or inscrutable) attributes of God: qualities that God alone possesses Scripture Mentioned: Psalm 139:4, Romans 1-8, Romans 11: 33-36, Psalm 90:2, Genesis 1, Ephesians 1:4 Part III: (16:29 - 26:42)How can we be like God?

Communicable attributes of God: qualities that we can share with Him, in finite ways
Common Grace
Scripture Mentioned: John 14, 1 John, Leviticus 19:2, Romans 1:8, Acts 17 Part IV: (26:42 - 32:25)Which attribute of God is most important?re:generationScripture Mentioned: John 14:6 Part V: (32:25 - 35:00What is God not like?The Great CommissionScripture Mentioned: Matthew 28:16-20 __ Learn more about Watermark Community Church at watermark.org Follow along with WatermarkInstagram | YouTube | Facebook | Twitter