Worldview Essay

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I. Part One: What is a worldview? a. The term worldview is the outlook on the world and the way we interpret day-to-day actions. Worldview is like your immediate thought or reaction to something you hear without thinking. (Your gut reaction) II. Part Two: 1. The Question of Origin: a. Christian worldview believes that God is the creator of heaven and earth. (Genesis 1:1) and (Revelation 21:1) He is also the creator of man and woman. (Genesis 1:27) 2. The Question of Identity: b. In Christianity Angels are believed to be above humans and God above them. But Humans are believed to be above animals. Animals above plants…etc. (Genesis 1:26) 3. The Question of Meaning/Purpose: c. The purpose of life for Christians is to live in the likeness of God. We read the bible to get an understanding of how we are suppose to live and then we are suppose to live in that way. (Romans 6:17) That is what all Christians strive for to get closer to God through his word. (Matthew 6:33) 4. The Question of Morality: d. Christians determine what is moral or ethic on the bases of God. The bible lays out a floor plan of how to live our lives the bible tells us what is right and what is wrong. (Matthew 7:12) (1 Corinthians 15:33) mentions morals. 5. The Question of Destiny: e. Christians believe that it is Heaven or Hell and those are the only two options. They believe the way they live there lives while on earth will please God and on “Judgment day” he will determine who goes to either Heaven or Hell. III. Part Three:…...

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