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MYSTERY OF THE AGES
he could be CHANGED, converted to GoD's WAY of LOVE, or
if he refused to change, his life would be blotted out
without further or continuous suffering just as if he had
never been.
Spirit beings, once a finished creation (as were the
one third of the angels who became evil characters),
could not be changed!
Spirit, once its creation is
completed, is constant and eternal-not subject to
change. But physical matter is constantly
changing.
Through God's master plan for his spiritual
creation, to be covered later, it had been master-planned
by God and the Word that the Word would divest
himself of his supreme glory, and in due time take on
him the likeness of human flesh, as Jesus Christ, making
possible the spiritual phase of the creation of MAN-God
REPRODUCING HIMSELF! What a MASTER PLAN for the
extreme ULTIMATE in creative accomplishment! How
GREAT is our God, in mind, purpose, planning, designing,
as well as CREATING-from the tiniest germ or insect to
the most huge sun, dwarfing our own great sun to
insignificance!
And the incredible human potential is that the
GREAT MAJESTIC GoD is, in MAN, reproducing himself–
man can be born into the GoD FAMILY!
The first human, Adam, was created with the
potential of qualifying to replace Satan, the former
Lucifer, on earth's throne, restoring the GOVERNMENT OF
GoD.
But it was necessary that he resist, and reject
Satan's "GET" way, which was the foundation of Satan's
evil government, and choose GoD's WAY of his law-the
way of LOVE (GIVE), the basis of God's government!
His Maker talked first to Adam and Eve–
instructed them in the GOVERNMENT and spiritual LAW of
God-though in Genesis 2 only the most condensed
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