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image of God shows the special relationship between God and humanity and his role for humanity (Diffey, 2015, para. 32). Christians believe that because they are made in God’s image,once they die their soul will return to God for the final judgment. When one questions their purpose in life, they can get comfort in knowing that a general purpose is to know and love God. Having faith in him will help eliminate the questioning and understand that even if the individualmay not have an exact answer for their purpose in life, they have gone through him. One can think back to when Adam and Eve fell from the Garden of Eden when they ate the forbidden fruit. Due to this fall, sin was allowed on Earth which became the cause of human problems. Sin permitted humans to question everything around them and start to live in disobedience and destruction. This human nature though prepared for the people to be able to embrace Jesus Christ. Jesus2
There are many names that one calls Jesus Christ. Some know him has God’s only son, the Messiah, a savior and then the Trinity. The doctrine of the Trinity refers to the Godhead-God the Father, God the Son (Jesus Christ who is entirely God and fully man), and then God the HolySpirit (“Lecture 4,” 2017, para. 8). Jesus came down to die for the forgiveness of human sins. He became man’s savior. In Matthew 20:28, it states, “Just as the Son of Man did not come to be served, but to serve, and to give his life as a ransom for many” (NIV). Jesus’ identity is essential to the Christian worldview because it gave the ability for one to learn and have faith. Christians learned that everything Jesus taught and preached was for a reason. It explained Christians that even though sin entered into the world and that humans would always fail, that as long as they had faith and believed in Jesus Christ that they would live in eternal life with God. This role played a vital part in the restoration of humans.RestorationChristians believe that one will have certain salvation through trusting in Christ’s good works (“Lecture 5,” 2017, para. 5). Believing in God, having faith in Jesus, and trusting in what he has already done for people, for people to be restored (“Lecture 5,” 2017, para. 4) is one way to help with the human problems. Christians learn that people are not capable of being good enough, which shows why God sent his son down to save everyone. Christians believe that the