WARNING: This post contains theological concepts that may be unsuitable for people who are unwilling to think or have their basic presuppositions challenged.
In case you were wondering:
You were created to live in community.
I’m not talking about your subdivision (which, if you think about it, ”sub-division” is the opposite of “comm-unity,” isn’t it?).
I’m talking about living in a unified relationship with others.
1. You were created to live in community with God.
God Himself lives in the eternal relationship between Father, Son and Holy Spirit – a “composite unity” (or community) Christian theologians have labeled the ”Trinity” (tri-unity); i.e., three Persons/one Godhead.
From this eternal Community, God created man to mirror His own image (Imago Dei) within new and divinely established communities. (more…)