Who Am I and Why Am I Here

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Destiny Image Publishers, 2005 - Religion - 213 pages
Covers each of the eight reasons the author has identified as to why God created the human race. Beginning with God's command and mandate to Adam and Eve in the Garden of Eden, this work discusses each reason in order of importance, from greatest to least, while buttressing each point with scriptural support and illustrations.

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This is the most interesting book I have read in a long time--answers many questions most Christians have about why God made us and many other things of this wonderful world He made for us to enjoy. Read full review

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A BRIEF HISTORY OF MAN
9
CREATED IN GODS IMAGE AND LIKENESS
37
CREATED TO REVEAL GODS LOVE
65
CREATED AS A FREE MORAL AGENT
85
CREATED SO THAT GOD COULD FATHER HIS OWN BIOLOGICAL SON
107
CREATED TO BE THE BRIDE OF CHRIST
127
CREATED TO BE THE BODY OF CHRIST
147
CREATED TO PRAISE AND WORSHIP GOD
165
CREATED FOR FELLOWSHIP WITH GOD
181
ALL THESE THINGS SHALL COME TO PASS
197
ENDNOTES
205
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Page 51 - And I saw a great white throne, and him that sat on it, from whose face the earth and the heaven fled away, and there was found no place for them. And I saw the dead, small and great, stand before God, and the books were opened ; and another book was opened, which is the book of life; and the dead were judged out of those things which were written in the books, according to their works.
Page 132 - I will greatly rejoice in the Lord, my soul shall be joyful in my God; for he hath clothed me with the garments of salvation, he hath covered me with the robe of righteousness, as a bridegroom decketh himself with ornaments, and as a bride adorneth herself with her jewels.
Page 186 - If there be therefore any consolation in Christ, if any comfort of love, if any fellowship of the Spirit, if any bowels and mercies, fulfil ye my joy, that ye be likeminded, having the same love, being of one accord, of one mind.
Page 114 - How can this be, since I have no husband?' And the angel said to her. The Holy Spirit will come upon you, and the power of the Most High will overshadow you; therefore the child to be born will be called holy, the Son of God.
Page 51 - Blessed and holy is he that hath part in the first resurrection : on such the second death hath no power, but they shall be priests of God and of Christ, and shall reign with him a thousand years.
Page 56 - And God said unto Noah, The end of all flesh is come before me ; for the earth is filled with violence through them ; and, behold, I will destroy them with the earth.
Page 116 - But when the fullness of the time had come, God sent forth His Son, born of a woman, born under the law, to redeem those who were under the law, that we might receive the adoption as sons.
Page 118 - But as many as received Him, to them He gave the right to become children of God, to those who believe in His name: who were born, not of blood, nor of the will of the flesh, nor of the will of man, but of God.
Page 123 - For ye are all the children of God by faith in Christ Jesus. For as many of you as have been baptized into Christ have put on Christ. There is neither Jew nor Greek, there is neither bond nor free, there is neither male nor female : for ye are all one in Christ Jesus.
Page 162 - For to one is given by the Spirit the word of wisdom; to another the word of knowledge by the same Spirit; to another faith by the same Spirit; to another the gifts of healing by the same Spirit; to another the working of miracles; to another prophecy; to another discerning of spirits; to another divers kinds of tongues; to another the interpretation of tongues; but all these worketh that one and the selfsame Spirit, dividing to every man severally as he will.

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