CWV-101-T5GospelEssentialsEssayTEMPLATE - 1 Name Thalia Soto Course CVW 101 Christian Worldview Date Instructor Nancy Krietz Benchmark Gospel

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Name Thalia Soto Course CVW 101 Christian Worldview Date: 11/09/2019 Instructor: Nancy Krietz Benchmark - Gospel Essentials Understanding the world view of Christianity is not just learning about God, but it’s about analyzing every aspect of the religion and gaining a clear perspective of it’s purpose. There a few concepts to understand to fully grasp the intention of Christianity. As an outsider we sometimes think of God as a strict authoritarian figure who will condemn us all for our sins, but upon learning the bible we realize how loving and generous God really is with humans- giving us so many opportunities to redeem ourselves. To appreciate God means we also have to understand the purpose of humans on earth and study our human nature. Because of our human nature Jesus was sent to our universe to save us from ourselves and be reconciled with God, in turn restoring our peace. God God is almighty and powerful, being the sovereign creator of all living things. God existed before he created the universe or any living thing and so he holds the ultimate power over all of us; all creations exist because of his will (Genesis 1,2) . However, God also possess personal attributes such as being loving, righteous and faithful (Diffey, 2015). . In the Christian worldview it is believed that all loving things represent God because he always acts according to what is right. From the readings in Psalm 103:17-18, we can witness God’s love towards humans as he repeatedly gave opportunities to his covenants to bring the people back to him, even after 1
betraying him many times, he still believed in us. God is so righteous he even sacrificed his only son to grant us salvation and be forgiven for our wickedness. For Christians, it is important to have fear of God because this is equaled to having knowledge of God and gaining wisdom. Humanity The creation of humans was one of God’s pinnacle peaks of his creations because he designed us within his own image (Diffey, 2015). Humanity being created in the image of god signified the essence of god himself is present in all of us; god is love and we all possess the capability of loving one another. Because of these characteristics we were given, we were meant

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