Theo 201 Final Essay

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The foundation to the Christian faith is the belief that God is actively involved with His creation. God has always been actively involved with His creation since the beginning of man’s first appearance on planet earth. God has used prophets and judges to express and communicate his message to His people who extended from the promise He made with Abraham. God saved his creation of humanity eternally from their sins when He sent His son Jesus as the messiah to earth. God has extended his doctrines of grace, love, mercy and forgiveness to all believers of His son and gospel. Jesus left behind the Holy Spirit as a guide to humanity to do the work of the Lord God. The doctrine of God will affect my vocation in ministry to the youth …show more content…
The end of Jesus’ life he promise a gift from His Father, a gift called “the Advocate, the Holy Spirit, whom the Father will send in my name, will teach you all things and will remind you of everything I have said to you.” God was actively involved in His creation, that He sent a helper (Holy Spirit) to the people who believed in Him. Elmer Towns stated that “the Holy Spirit will protect a Christian from error that would not only frustrate spiritual growth, and will insulate him from some cultic groups that might attempt to seriously disrupt social relationship.” God help all believers by sending a part of Him to live with all humanity who believes in His name and word. When a person receives salvation, “He is born again by the Holy Spirit, indwelt by the Holy Spirit, baptized by the Holy Spirit into the body of Christ, sealed with the Spirit”. The Holy Spirit lives in all true believers of God and His son, Jesus. It lives in all believer of God to guide us throughout our Christian walk on earth.
The doctrine will affect my vocation of being involved in ministry with today’s youth by extending all teachings of loving, kindness and forgiving. Paul instructed Timothy about ministering to other that he must be “respectable, hospitable and able to teach”. I want to be all those qualities when I go out into the communities to reach the youth and minister to them about the teachings of the Lord God. I want to