The Character of God

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The Character of GodThe character of God is one of the most misunderstood subjects in the Bible. People make all kinds of claims about God’s nature and what He does. They misrepresent God’s character with their own opinions and religious ideas.

God has been accused of all kinds of things that are contrary to His true nature.

Some people claim that He causes suffering and destruction. They represent Him as the One who withholds healing from people and keeps them sick. They question His willingness to heal and answer prayer.

Others portray God as distant and uninterested in people’s needs. They claim that He holds back help when people are struggling and in need.

This is not the God I know, and these beliefs keep people in sickness and suffering. It is not God’s character and nature to cause suffering, sickness and hardship. The Bible shows that He cares for each individual person, reaches out to people to meet their needs, heals the sick and provides.

Get to Know the Character of God for yourself

If you really want to know what God is like, you need to get to know Him for yourself, instead of just accepting what other people claim about Him. You can get to know the character of God and understand His nature.

Don’t allow other people’s opinions to shape your thinking about the character of God, but rather get to know Him.

Below, you will find articles which study the nature and character of God in the Bible. They will help you understand what God is like, so that you can get to know Him. My desire is that, as you read these Bible studies, you come to know the character of God better, so that you enter a deeper relationship with Him.

Your questions about the character of God can be answered as you get to know Him through the Bible.