My Personal Mission And Doctrine Essay

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My Personal Mission and Doctrine
Personal Mission Statement
To be a comfort and a peacemaker so that the people God puts in my path will know my God of Love and Grace. I will do this by putting myself in situations where people are in need of comfort and I will show them love and respect. I will also to be a person of reconciliation where God would have me being His peace.
Doctrinal Statements
General Revelation
I believe that God reveals himself in general in nature. Every rainbow, every cloud, every tree, every person. Genesis chapter 1 tells us in verses 10, 12, 18, 21, 25 and especially in verse 31 where it is written, “God saw all that he had made, and it was very good” (NIV). I try to see beauty in everything I witness and see the good in every place I look. Ecclesiastes 3:11 states, “He has made everything beautiful in its time” (NIV). I always need to remember that people have bad days and it is not my place to judge anyone. This means I need to slow down and center my thoughts on my Maker and look for beauty.
Special Revelation
The Scriptures are unique in many ways and if God had not inspired the Scriptures through special revelation, they would not have lasted as long as they have. We are told in II Timothy 3:16, “All scripture is inspired by God and is useful for teaching, for reproof, for correction, and for training in righteousness” (NIV). James 1:22 tells the reader, “Do not merely listen to the word, and so deceive yourselves. He wants us to see…

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