At Christmas we celebrate ‘God with us.’ Yet, despite God’s holiness, he has been and always will be near to comfort and care. This is the immanence of God.
Attributes of God
Spurgeon said the knowledge that God is sovereign is an assuring pillow, upon which the children of God can rest their heads at night.
Most African cultures and traditions affirm God’s holiness. Only, what we understand by this tends to make God remote, and merely disapproving of our lives.
Despite being widely celebrated and cherished among Christians, some have found Dane Ortlund’s book to be wanting. So, what’s wrong with the book?
God is eternal, meaning he created both time and space. Therefore we can trust in both his unchanging character and unwavering promises.