By S. Michael Houdmann
God welcomes questions. The Bible is filled with inquisitive characters with reliable questions. From Abraham’s inquiry—“Will now not the pass judgement on of all of the earth do right?”—to Mary’s wide-eyed, “How will this be?” God patiently solutions the questions of honest, looking out hearts.
Questions are a part of the training technique, and a repeated outdated testomony command is to hunt the Lord. those that inquire of Him are perpetually rewarded along with his knowledge. Jesus’ gracious promise says, “Ask and it'll receive to you” (Matthew 7:7).
As we open the Bible, we commence a quest to understand the God who has printed Himself in its pages. what's God like? Does God love me? Why does He permit undesirable issues to take place? The solutions to those and lots of different questions are there within the Bible, anticipating us to discover them.
Got Questions Ministries has fielded many questions about God given that 2002. 100 of these questions are compiled during this booklet, in addition to biblical solutions. All of those real-life questions come from those who need to know the reality approximately God, His nature, and His paintings on the planet. we are hoping you'll use this quantity as an relief to realizing God a bit higher and loving Him more.
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The idea that God is dead is primarily a challenge to God’s authority over our lives. The notion that we can safely create our own rules was the lie that the serpent told Eve: “You will be like God” (Genesis 3:5). Peter warns us, “there will be false teachers among you. They will secretly introduce destructive heresies, even denying the sovereign Lord who bought them—bringing swift destruction on themselves” (2 Peter 2:1). The “God is dead” argument is usually presented as a rational, empowering philosophy for artists and intellectuals.
Of real importance is that the concept represented by the word “Trinity” does exist in Scripture. The following is what God’s Word says about the Trinity: 1) There is one God (Deuteronomy 6:4; 1 Corinthians 8:4; Galatians 3:20; 1 Timothy 2:5). 2) The Trinity consists of three Persons (Genesis 1:1, 26; 3:22; 11:7; Isaiah 6:8; 48:16; 61:1; Matthew 3:16–17; 28:19; 2 Corinthians 13:14). In Genesis 1:1, the Hebrew plural noun Elohim is used. In Genesis 1:26; 3:22; 11:7; and Isaiah 6:8, the plural pronoun for “us” is used.
Everyone knows that something does not come from nothing. So, if God is a “something,” then He must have a cause, right? The conclusion is that, if God needed a cause, then God is not God (and if God is not God, then, of course, there is no God). ” is tricky because it sneaks in the false assumption that God came from somewhere and then asks where that might be. The answer is that the question does not even make sense. ” Blue is not in the category of things that have a smell, so the question itself is flawed.
Questions About God: The One Hundred Most Frequently Asked Questions About God by S. Michael Houdmann