God 's Salvation For Us

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Before starting the exploration of discerning God 's predestined plan of salvation for us, we have to understand a little bit about his own nature, attributes and characteristics. With our limited mind, we cannot fully comprehend or define Him, but based on the scripture verses that we have, we can observe some of His essences and attributes. His divine essences are revealed in the Scripture through His love, holiness and righteousness.
Some theologians, who tried to understand God 's nature, also agree about some basic attributes like the sovereignty, the omnipotence, the omnipresence and the omniscience of God. Having an accurate understanding of all these characteristics of God will help us to build this study on a solid platform.
The sovereignty of God tells us that He has unlimited authority over His Creation. The fact that God is sovereign and love, at the same time, gives us the confidence about the fulfillment of His promises to us.
God 's Omnipotence guarantees us His power to fulfill all His promises. God showed His absolute power through His Creation and his redeeming plan of salvation. Apostle Paul describes how his power is proved through Christ’s resurrection by writing "His incomparably great power for us who believe. That power is the same as the mighty strength he exerted when He raised Christ from the dead" (Ephesians 1:19-20).
The omnipresence and omniscience of God help us feel safe and confident that God is in control; He is everywhere in the same time…

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