Originally posted by sonship
I have written a discussion with many good contributions on "An Old Earth History of Satan." This discussion is more important.
RJHinds, being faithful to raised a number of objections to what critics call "Gap Theory." I actually appreciate the examination. But this study is more important.
Seeing divine life in Genesis is, I think, more importa ...[text shortened]... blish the truth of God imparting Himself as divine life into man to fulfill His eternal purpose.
I agree wholeheartedly that this is much more important. However, having said that, if you are saying one must believe/receive the "Trinity, I will pass on this discussion.
The bible says believe on the Son of God, which I do. I believe Jesus is the Son of God, God is his Father, and God has given His Son all authority in heaven and earth and to be head over His church, of which I believe I am a part.
Nowhere does the bible state one must believe in a "Triune God" to be saved. I just want to get this out of the way right now.
I submit to the Lord Jesus Christ, the Son of God, I am filled with holy spirit (God's gift at the new birth) and I can operate some of the manifestations of holy spirit which is the power of God dwelling in His people. I do not believe it is a person, but pneuma God's gift.