What Defines Your Worldview? Essay

857 WordsApr 26, 20114 Pages
How you define your worldview is how you see the world through your eyes. Everyone has a different worldview and different components to make their worldview. The three components that make up my worldview are God, knowledge, and ethics, because they shaped my thoughts, experiences, education, and my life decisions. The basic idea of whether there is a God or not is very abstract. It is impossible to prove that no God exists and it is for that reason that it is not considered a scientific concept. My God is a Christian God. God is everything around me including myself and my family. My experiences with God are that I put faith in Him daily and go with the direction that he points me in. I know God will not let me down and he will always…show more content…
I believe that ethics have a huge roll in how we define our worldview. Ethics are a system of morals and principles. For a Christian ethics are defined as follow the principles of morality expressed by Jesus to love God and neighbors and to rely on the Ten Commandments. The basic concept to grasp from ethics is to choose from right or wrong. As for my experiences I have not always made the right decisions but I have learned from my decision makings and I am able to instill the right and wrong in my children and for the people I meet. For my education and life decisions I follow God’s will even if I do not fully understand what he is meaning at the time. I have friends of many different worldview and some really have not fully defined their worldview. I do not find it any harder to interact with friends of a different worldview than any of my other Christian friends. I know many religions want you to stay friends with the same religions. As long as you are able to respect the others views there should be no problem to have friends of another worldview. This ties in with ethics you have to choose what is right and wrong for yourself. The things that were hardest on me in this course are that I had a lot to learn. I am a new Christian believer and have never been told to practice young. My family never attended any church and there was never much talk about God in the house. If I wanted to know I had to find the answers on
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