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As Seen on Sunday: The Bones of Our Belief - God Creates and Sustains

It can be very easy to just say, “God created everything.” Sometimes the deepest truths, when reduced to a pithy maxim, lose their significance in our lives. 

Do we as Christians take this truth  for granted? Probably. 

Do the non-religious passively roll their eyes and dismiss it without giving it an honest look? Probably. 

We as people can also trip up over the concept of God.

  • If he exists, how does he exist?
  • What does he do?
  • What does it matter?

We want to address two foundational principles wrapped in one succinct sentence:

There is One God who created and sustains everything. 

Where Do We Come From?

As the lovely human beings that we are, we are naturally curious about where we came from, why we are here, how we got here, and what our purpose is here on this beautiful planet. Every religion, culture, or indigenous people probably has their own origin story. This week on our podcast we discussed God and origin stories and whether or not it’s important that the two go hand-in-hand. Was God involved in creation? Is the creation story necessary, and does God interact with creation?