God Is Not a Bigger, Better, Version of Us

| October 3, 2017

“God is not like a human being that’s bigger, faster, cleverer, and stronger. You can’t extrapolate up from us and get God.” — Christopher Ash

Text: Isaiah 40:12–31

Preached: February 19, 2017

Location: St. Andrew the Great Church, Cambridge, England

Christopher Ash is a pastor and writer-in-residence at Tyndale House in Cambridge. From 2004 to 2015 he served as director of the Proclamation Trust’s Cornhill Training Course in London. He is the author of many books, including Job: The Wisdom of the CrossMarried for God: Making Your Marriage the Best It Can Be, and Zeal without Burnout. You can also listen to TGC’s podcast episode, hosted by Nancy Guthrie, titled “Help Me Teach the Bible: Christopher Ash on Job.”

You can listen to this episode of TGC Word of the Week here.

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