Daily Archives: November 5, 2009

The Nature of God the Father II: Eternity

“Hear O Israel! The Lord is our God! The Lord is one! You shall love the Lord your God with all of your heart, and all of your Soul and all of your might. These words, which I am commanding you today, shall be on your heart.” (Deuteronomy 6:4-6)

The words of Deuteronomy serve as a fitting backdrop to our study as it gives us purpose in studying the Doctrine and Theology of God Himself. But our study is not unique, in fact through the centuries the church as repeatedly wrestled with the questions of God and salvation. As a result we have several creeds handed down to us which effectively encapsulate the essentials of the faith.

This is why, each week so far we have started with one of the creeds – so that we understand and experience that the Christianity we live in today is the same faith handed down through the years. And thus I invite you again to join me in reading the Nicene Creed…