Brooke CumminsCWV 101July 31, 2020Matt Hampton Gospel EssentialsIntroductionChristianity consists of beliefs that are often debated and discussed. Many believe different things about what is the right way to live and what is the wrong way to live. Several are uncertain about what is the right way to follow. Should we follow God, Humanity, Jesus, or restoration? What is right and what is wrong? Today, many believe that following what everyone is doing is what is right while the older generation believes following the Bible, or God is what isright.God What is God Like?Who is God? To some, he is the Alpha and Omega, the beginning and the end. He is thecreator of all that belongs on this Earth. God is a loving and all-knowing God that shows us farmore mercy than he should. God shows us this in Genesis when the Garden of Eden was created,along with Adam and Eve. (Hiles & Smith, Wisdom in the Beginning, 2014, para 19, as cited inDiVincenzo,2014)What are God’s Characteristics?God shows His love from the very beginning when He created the Garden for Adam andEve. Giving them one rule to follow while he continued to create Earth. When Adam and Eve
disobeyed Him, God banished them. Although, some many do not see this as a “loving God,” Heis. Adam and Ever were banished to make them realize what it was that they had done and castthem into a world of Sin and Hate. While God loves his children, He must be a God of discipline.God is also Characterized as “…He is unchanging, eternal, all-knowing, all-powerful, and all-present” (Hiles & Smith Wisdom in the Beginning, 2014 as cited in DiVincenzo,2014).What is His Creation?God created the world in perfect harmony, showing that he is and always will be an all-knowing and all-powerful God. Creating a word that he balanced perfectly. God is all-presentamong His creation, making everything in His image, making Himself present in everyone’slives. God did this in hopes that the world would overcome all the sin and hate.HumanityWhat is Human Nature?What is Human Nature? The definition for Human Nature is the general psychologicalcharacteristics, feelings, and behavioral traits of humankind, regarded as shared by all humans.