“What comes into our minds when we think about God is the most important thing about us.” So says A.W. Tozer in his classic book on the attributes of God, The Knowledge of the Holy. Why would he make such an extreme pronouncement? Tozer goes on to say, “Man’s spiritual history will positively demonstrate that no religion has ever been greater than its idea of God. Worship is pure or base as the worshiper entertains high or low thoughts of God.”
If you give sincere consideration to what is said above, you know that those words speak truth. God sent His Son, Jesus, into the world to give the world an understanding of who He is and what He is like. God also reveals Himself in the Bible. Clearly, any deviation from the description God gives us of Himself in His Word, is another god, a god made up by man. The Bible says to praise God for who He is, especially during prayer. Many of the Psalms are excellent examples of prayer and praise offered up to God.
In order to know God intimately it is important to understand Him and the relationship He desires to have with you. After all, you were created to know God in a very personal way. You were created to have a relationship with Him through His Son, Jesus Christ. God loves you more than you realize. He desires for you to know Him and He wants to spend eternity with you.
Seven attributes of God