How can a good, holy, perfect, all-powerful, and all-knowing God create a world which is so broken, painful, and filled with injustice and evil? The answer lies in the freewill of man, sin, and the fall of mankind.
God created mankind with innate value, worth, and dignity by making us in His image. This gives immense value and worth irrespective of our race, age, socioeconomic status, education, or gender. This necessarily impacts how we see and treat ourselves and others.
The doctrine of the Trinity is one of the most perplexing aspects of the Christian faith. This morning we look at what this belief is, how it is rooted in scripture, and why it matters.
It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men.
– Frederick Douglass
Power from on high.
– Acts 2:1 – 13
God’s people called, equipped, and sent.
Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged, for the Lord your God will be with you wherever you go.
– Joshua 1:9
You are favored!
1 Corinthians 12 Review We were made for significance For we are God’s masterpiece. He has created us anew in Christ Jesus, so we can do the good things he planned for us long ago. Ephesians 2:10 (NLT) We are God’s primary accomplishment We are created for a purpose We are part of the…