by Tuese Ahkiong
DEATH, LIFE, EVIL, DESTRUCTION, HEALTH, PROSPERITY, BLESSINGS, AFFLICTIONS, GOOD, ILL FROM GOD
Job 1:20-22 20 At this, Job got up and tore his robe and shaved his head. Then he fell to the ground in worship 21 and said: “Naked I came from my mother’s womb, and naked I will depart. The LORD gave and the LORD has taken away; may the name of the LORD be praised.” 22 In all this, Job did not sin by charging God with wrongdoing.
***After Job loses his business, cattle, servants, children, he states that The LORD gave them to him and the LORD has taken them away. Evil means were used to take from Job and he attributed the ultimate agent behind the acts was THE LORD.
***Job did not sin with his lips in stating to his wife that they receive not only good from God but they also receive evil from God.
GOD HOLDS YOUR LIFE AND YOUR NEXT BREATH IN HIS HAND
Job 12:10 In his hand is the life of every living thing and the breath of all mankind.
Job 32:8 But it is the spirit in man, the breath of the Almighty, that makes him understand.
Job 33:4 The Spirit of God has made me, and the breath of the Almighty gives me life.
GOD IS ETERNAL, UNSEARCHABLE
Job 11:7-9 "Can you search out the deep things of God? Can you find out the limits of the Almighty? 8 They are higher than heaven; what can you do? Deeper than Sheol; what can you know? 9 Their measure is longer than the earth And broader than the sea.
GOD DOES WHATEVER HE PLEASES
Job 23:13-14 "But He is unique, and who can make Him change? And whatever His soul desires, that He does. 14 For He performs what is appointed for me, And many such things are with Him. That is why I am terrified before him; when I think of all this, I fear him.16 God has made my heart faint; the Almighty has terrified me.
Job 42:2 "I know that You can do all things, And that no purpose of Yours can be thwarted.
GOD OWNS EVERYTHING
Job 41:11 Who has a claim against me that I must pay? Everything under heaven belongs to Me.
GOD CONTROLS HUMAN HISTORY
Job 14:5 Since his days are determined, The number of his months is with You; You have appointed his limits, so that he cannot pass.