Where did God come from?
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Question: Where did God come from? Was he created by someone or something?
Answer: There is nothing in the Bible that says God the Father is a created Being or that he made Jesus Christ. If something or someone created him then not only does it mean he is NOT God (by most people's definition) but it also begs still more questions like who or what created our Creator? Concerning Jesus, the Bible boldly states that he was "with God in the beginning" (John 1:1 - 3, 14).
Paul wrote to the church in Philippi concerning the nature of Jesus that our Savior was God and therefore was not claiming something that was not his when he lived on the earth (Philippians 2:6 - 7).
Jesus most certainly was God who gave up His divinity in order to come and be born a man, live, die and experience a resurrection from the dead. This is our Father's wisdom and his plan of salvation for man. It was Jesus who spoke things into existence and who dealt with the patriarchs from Adam through Isaac and then with children of Israel. It was He who wrote the Ten Commandments in stone with His own finger and who made the covenant at Mount Sinai with the children of Israel.
Among the more powerful statements made by Jesus declaring who he was and where he had come from came when he was speaking to some Jews who believed in him. He told them "before Abraham was born, I am!" (John 8:58). These Jews KNEW Jesus was claiming to be deity! The fact that they knew this was that, after Christ spoke these words, they immediately began to pick up stones to KILL HIM right then and there for the crime (in their minds) of blasphemy (see verse 59)! The law required a blasphemer to be stoned. They fully understood Christ was making the claim that He was the GOD who spoke to Moses through the miracle of the burning bush (Exodus 3:14).
By the use of the name "I AM," God is making the statement that He is ETERNAL – and that there never was a time when he did not exist and there never will be a time when He won't exist. In fact, TIME itself is a human concept and bears no relationship to his existence in the spirit realm.