- Are there more Gods than one?
There is only one God, who is three Persons; the Father, Son and Holy Spirit.
- There is one God (Deuteronomy 6:4)
- God is three Persons in One (1 Peter 1:2, Matthew 28:19, 1 John 5:7)
- Can we fully understand how God can be Three in One? (No, we believe it because that is what God has taught us in the Bible.)
- Who created all things?
God the Father created all things through and for His Son, and filled creation with His Spirit.
- The Father created all things (Genesis 1:1)
- The Father created all things through His Son (John 1:1-3)
- The Father created all things for His Son (Colossians 1:15-16)
- The Holy Spirit is near to creation (Genesis 1:3)
- Were you created to live for Jesus or for yourself?
- What does it mean to live for Jesus?
- What was God’s eternal purpose in the creation of the world?
God the Father created the world to glorify His Son and show His grace.
- The Father created the world to glorify His Son (Colossians 1:17-18)
- The Father created the world to show His grace (Ephesians 2:6-7)
- How has God shown His grace to you? (By sending Jesus.)
- How did God the Father plan to glorify His Son and show His grace?
The Father planned to save people through Jesus’ death and then raise Him from the dead to be king over everything.
- The Father saved people through the sacrifice of Christ (Colossians 1:13-14)
- The Father gave Christ authority over all creation (Matthew 28:18)
- Why did Jesus have to die for us?
- Why should we obey Jesus?