News & Views

Does God need us?

July 29th, 2015

 

God is constructing a “building” to dwell in. 

 

As with other sacred structures, the “holy temple” God is constructing has a foundation, cornerstone and superstructure. 

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What in the world is God doing?

July 15th, 2015

 

God is constructing a “home” to dwell in and a family to dwell with.  

 

The defining characteristic of God’s home is its diversity. 

 

God initially revealed Himself exclusively to Israel.  Prior to Jesus, non-Jews were “foreigners and aliens” with no place in God’s purposes.  However, Jews and Gentiles were eternally included in God’s purposes. 

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What good is God’s peace?

July 7th, 2015

 

For us, peace is a feeling. 

 

When stress is low and threats are manageable, we feel at peace.  When stress is high and threats are unmanageable, we no longer feel at peace. 

 

God’s peace is different than ours. 

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