Originally posted by wolfgang59
If there were a creator-god surely he would have a responsibility to care
for me and give me the best life possible, in the same way that a parent
takes care of a child or an owner a pet.
It would be very irresponsible to create sentient life and then give them
a life of misery, tormenting them with famine, disease and disaster.
So in answer to the OP Q .... EVERYTHING HE CAN POSSIBLY GIVE
They could have started out by creating a better and safer world for us to live on...
Like a Banksian Orbital
Which could support a vastly greater number of people in much greater comfort and safety.
Spherical (ish) planets are very matter inefficient, make space travel unreasonably hard,
and have a tendency to suffer great climate swings and have earthquakes and volcanoes.
Orbitals are far superior.