It is not made in the sense of a promotion for though He always was God, the Father takes this opportunity to proclaim this fact to all humanity.
Argument 8: Christ is not God because Christ died and God is immortal and cannot die...
The one who looks at me is seeing the one who sent me
In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God.2 He was with God in the beginning. [John 1:1-2]