Does God need us?A precious brother brought an interesting point of what was YHWH God's mindset when he decided to make us. Was he bored? Lonely?More Like This
Here Paul addresses the Greeks when he came across their altar to "THE UNKNOWN GOD" (the Greeks worked so hard to please all their deities and they made an extra blank altar in case they were missing anyone).
"'The God who made the world and everything in it is the Lord of heaven and earth and does not live in temples built by human hands. And he is not served by human hands, as if he needed anything. Rather, he himself gives everyone life and breath and everything else. (Acts 17:24-25)"
So he doesn't need us, book of Job throws it in our face just how tiny and insignificant this speck-of-dust planet is in such a huge universe. However, for some reason, YHWH still wants us and even broods over us like a hen over her chicks (John 3:16, Luke 19:41-42). He didn't make us because he was lonely, he had the Son and Holy Spirit as family. He was so