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What was the purpose of Satan’s Fall? 

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The short answer: To bring Jesus glory, to purify us and to give us grace. God has a purpose for everything, even Satan himself, as we read in Proverbs 16:4, “The Lord has made everything for its purpose, even the wicked for the day of trouble.” Yet, there is a tendency within Christendom to fear Satan and to ascribe to him all kinds of evils in the world. And while he is the destroyer bent on deceiving and undoing our faith in God, he always has been and always will…read more

Why Did God Create Us?

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Why did God create us? The short answer is to enjoy him and glorify him forever. In Isaiah 43:7 God says that he created us for his glory, “everyone who is called by my name, whom I created for my glory, whom I formed and made.” Glory means praise, honor, and worship, but it also means happiness. So God created us for his glory, to praise and honor him. But that might sound like an egomaniacal thing to do, demand glory and adoration for yourself. But asking us to take…read more