What Jesus teaches about The Nature of God


Have you ever wondered what God is truly like? Jesus, the Son of God, came to reveal the very nature of our Heavenly Father. Through His teachings, actions, and love, Jesus offers us a direct insight into God’s character. Dive into this short devotional to discover how Jesus paints a vivid picture of who God is, how we can understand Him better, and what that means for our daily lives. Let’s deepen our relationship with the God who loves us beyond measure!

Often, life can be overwhelming, leaving us questioning and searching for a trustworthy anchor. Understanding the true nature of God as shown by Jesus transforms our hearts and minds. It replaces fear with peace, doubt with faith, and confusion with clarity. Join us today as we explore what Jesus teaches about the nature of God. Let His words renew your spirit and bring you closer to the Creator!

Bible Verse

John 14:9 (NIV) – Jesus answered: “Don’t you know me, Philip, even after I have been among you such a long time? Anyone who has seen me has seen the Father. How can you say, ‘Show us the Father’?”


In this powerful verse from the book of John, Jesus directly states that seeing Him is like seeing the Father. This declaration was revolutionary because Jesus emphasized that He and the Father are one. Not only did Jesus come to save, but He also came to reveal the true nature and character of God.

Through Jesus, we see that God is loving, compassionate, merciful, and just. Jesus’ acts of healing, forgiveness, and teaching were living illustrations of God’s heart for humanity. By watching Jesus interact with people from all walks of life, we gain an intimate understanding of how God feels about us. God is not distant or detached but deeply connected and concerned about each one of us.

Moreover, Jesus’ sacrifice on the cross is the ultimate testament to God’s love and commitment to us. He showed us that God’s love is sacrificial, patient, and ever-enduring. This deepens our faith, knowing that we are always loved and never alone.

Actions to Take

  • Reflect Daily: Take a few moments each day to reflect on the life and teachings of Jesus. Consider how they reveal the nature of God.

  • Show Compassion: Emulate Jesus by showing compassion to those around you. Small acts of kindness can make a significant difference in someone’s life.

  • Pray for Insight: Ask God in your prayers to reveal more of His nature to you through Jesus’ teachings.

  • Read the Gospels: Regularly read through the Gospels (Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John) to better understand how Jesus’ actions and words reveal God’s character.

  • Love Like Jesus: Strive to love others the way Jesus loves us – unconditionally and sacrificially.

Journal Prompts

  • How does knowing that Jesus is the exact representation of God impact your understanding of God’s nature?

  • In what ways can you show God’s love to others as Jesus did?

  • Write about a time you felt God’s compassion and love in your own life.

  • How can you deepen your relationship with God, considering what Jesus reveals about His nature?

  • Reflect on an attribute of Jesus that stands out to you and how it might reflect God’s character.


Heavenly Father, thank You for sending Jesus to reveal Your true nature to us. Help me to understand and internalize the character traits of compassion, love, mercy, and justice that Jesus demonstrated. Thank You for being a God who loves unconditionally and cares deeply for each of us. Open my heart to grow closer to You and to reflect Your love in my daily interactions. In Jesus’ name, I pray. Amen.

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Understanding the nature of God through Jesus transforms our hearts and perspectives. Jesus doesn’t just teach about God; He embodies Him, providing us with a clear picture of God’s infinite love and compassion. By digging into the Scriptures and reflecting on Jesus’ life, we can grow closer to God and live out His love in our daily lives.

Thank you for joining us in this journey to discover more about God’s nature. We invite you to continue exploring these truths with us at BGodInspired.com. Together, let’s deepen our faith and draw nearer to the God who loves us immeasurably.

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