Reflect on God and His goodness. . .think about who He is. . .
** He is All-Present. . .
Where can I go from your Spirit? Where can I flee from your presence? 8 If I go up to the heavens, you are there; if I make my bed in the depths, you are there. (Psalms 139:7-8 NIV)
** He is All powerful. . .
“I know that you can do all things; no plan of yours can be thwarted. (Job 42:2 NIV)
“I am the LORD, the God of all mankind. Is anything too hard for me? (Jeremiah 32:27 NIV)
For nothing is impossible with God.” (Luke 1:37 NIV)
** He is All-Knowing. . .
O LORD, you have searched me and you know me. 2 You know when I sit and when I rise; you perceive my thoughts from afar. 3 You discern my going out and my lying down; you are familiar with all my ways. 4 Before a word is on my tongue you know it completely, O LORD. (NIV) Psalm 139:1
. . . “Lord, you know everyone’s heart (NIV) Acts 1:24
** He is Stable and Unchanging. . .
. . .the plans of the LORD stand firm forever, the purposes of his heart through all generations. (NIV) Psalm 33:11
** He is Eternal. . .
“I am the Alpha and the Omega,” says the Lord God, “who is, and who was, and who is to come, the Almighty.” (Revelation 1:8 NIV)
** He is Incomprehensible. . .
Who has measured the waters in the hollow of his hand, or with the breadth of his hand marked off the heavens? Who has held the dust of the earth in a basket, or weighed the mountains on the scales and the hills in a balance? 13 Who has understood the mind of the LORD, or instructed him as his counselor? 14 Whom did the LORD consult to enlighten him, and who taught him the right way? Who was it that taught him knowledge or showed him the path of understanding? (NIV) Isa 40:12
To whom, then, will you compare God? What image will you compare him to? (NIV) Isa 40:18
He is Merciful. . .
But because of his great love for us, God, who is rich in mercy, 5 made us alive with Christ even when we were dead in transgressions–it is by grace you have been saved. (Ephesians 2:4 NIV)
He is Compassionate. . .
Praise be to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of compassion and the God of all comfort, (2 Corinthians 1:3 NIV)
He is Good. . .
Give thanks to the LORD, for he is good; his love endures forever. (NIV) 1 Chronicles 16:34