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111 the purpose of creation

  1. 1. The Purpose of Creation: A Journey on the Path of True Human Freedom<br />
  2. 2. Why Family?<br /><ul><li>The Basis for Divine Presence
  3. 3. The School of True Love
  4. 4. The Model for True Unity</li></li></ul><li>For every effect,<br />There is a Cause.<br />Am I my own <br />first Cause; or am I a <br />resultant Being?<br />
  5. 5. How can one know… <br />…the invisible nature<br />of the Creator?<br />
  6. 6. Revelation:<br />By <br />Studying <br />the <br />Scriptures<br />
  7. 7. “So God created man in his own image, <br />in the image of God, created he him;<br /> male and female created he them.”<br /> Genesis 1: 27 <br />
  8. 8. The Dual Characteristics of God & the Creation<br />--<br />Negativity<br />Femininity<br />+<br />Positivity<br />Masculinity<br />“…male and female created he them.” Genesis 1: 27<br />Complementary<br />Harmonious<br />Universal<br />
  9. 9. “Male and female he created them, and he blessed them and named them Man when they were created.” Genesis 5:2<br />
  10. 10. The Pair System<br />“But from the beginning of the creation God made them male and female. For this cause shall a man leave his father and mother, and cleave to his wife; And they twain shall be one flesh.” Mark 10:6-8<br />
  11. 11. “The heavens declare the glory of God; <br />the skies proclaim the work of his hands.<br />Day after day they pour forth speech; <br />night after night they display knowledge.”<br />Psalms 19:1-2<br />
  12. 12. Job 12:7-9 <br />"But now ask the beasts, <br /> And let them teach you;    And the birds of the heavens, <br /> And let them tell you.      Or speak to the earth, and let it teach you;       And let the fish of the sea declare to you.       Who among all these does not know           That the hand of the LORD <br />has done this?”<br />
  13. 13. Proverbs 6:6-8<br />“Go to the ant, thou sluggard; consider her ways, and be wise: Which having no guide, overseer, or ruler, provideth her meat in the summer, and gathereth her food in the harvest.”<br />
  14. 14. Matthew 6:28-30<br />And why take ye thought for raiment? Consider the lilies of the field, how they grow; they toil not, neither do they spin: And yet I say unto you, That even Solomon in all his glory was not arrayed like one of these. Wherefore, if God so clothe the grass of the field, which to day is, and to morrow is cast into the oven, shall he not much more clothe you, O ye of little faith? <br />
  15. 15. By Scientific <br />Observation<br />
  16. 16. How is the Principle of the Divine Nature of the Creator evident in all created beings?<br />
  17. 17. The “Pair System”<br />Stamen and Pistil<br />
  18. 18. -<br />+<br />The Pair System<br />Textbook of <br />God’s Nature<br />
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  24. 24. 1 John 4:8 <br />“He that loveth<br /> not knoweth not God; for God is love.”<br />
  25. 25. The "Pair System" in God's Creation<br />
  26. 26. Creator<br />Creation<br />Parent<br />Child<br />Why a Pair System? <br />Love Requires an Object<br />Object <br />Partner<br />God as Subject<br />The nature of God: “Our Father, which art in Heaven” Matthew 6:9 “Ye are the children of the Lord your God” Deut. 14:1<br />
  27. 27. The Dual Characteristics of God & the Creation<br />Body •Form •Energy<br />External<br />Form<br />Mind •Intellect •Emotion •Will<br />Internal <br />Character<br />“God is Love.” 1 John 4:16-17(original internal character)“God is a Spirit.” John 4:24(original external form)<br />Complementary<br />Harmonious<br />Universal<br />
  28. 28. Internal Character<br />External Form<br />The Dual Characteristics of God & the Creation<br />Human Beings<br />Animals<br />Masculinity/ Femininity<br />Male/ Female<br />Spiritual Aspect<br />Plants<br />Minerals<br />Instinct<br />Plant Internal Nature<br />God’s Nature<br />Laws of Physics, Chemistry<br />Molecules, Atoms, Particles<br />Cell Body<br />Movement<br />Minerals<br />Bodily Aspect<br />Plants<br />Male/ Female<br />Masculinity/ Femininity<br />Animals<br />Human Beings<br />Human beings, male and female, were designed together to be a microcosm of the universe and the direct object of God. <br />
  29. 29. The Family: Divine Design<br />God<br /><ul><li>Higher Purpose</li></ul>Humankind<br />Human<br />Animal<br />Plant<br />Molecule<br />Atom<br />Particle<br />
  30. 30. The Cause behind the Universe<br />1) Harmonious union of original masculinity and original femininity. Genesis 1: 27 (original parents)<br /> 2) Harmonious union of the original internal nature and the original external form.(having personality & power)<br /> 3) Subject partner of internal nature and masculinity towards the universe as object partner. (the invisible Creator & the visible creation)<br />
  31. 31. What can we learn about the nature of God’s ideal for the family?<br />
  32. 32. God’s Presence<br />Matthew 18:19-20<br />“Again I say unto you, That if two of you shall agree on earth as touching any thing that they shall ask, it shall be done for them of my Father which is in heaven. For where two or three are gathered together in my name, there am I in the midst of them.”<br />
  33. 33. Give and Receive Action<br />Origin--Source of Common Base, Source of Purpose, Source of Harmony, Source of Universal Prime Energy, etc.<br />God<br />Giving Precedes<br />Division--separate manifestations of dual characteristics; primarily + or - , masculine or feminine.<br />cause<br />Object<br />(reciprocator)<br />Subject<br />(initiator)<br />Unity Centered <br />On God and His <br />Divine Purpose<br />+<br />-<br />effect<br /> Giving is Reciprocated <br />
  34. 34. Origin-Division-Union Action<br />Origin--Source of Common Base, Source of Purpose, Source of Harmony, Source of Universal Prime Energy, etc.<br />God<br />Giving Precedes<br />Division--separate manifestations of dual characteristics; primarily + or -, masculine or feminine.<br />cause<br />Object<br />(reciprocator)<br />Subject<br />(initiator)<br />Existence <br /> Action <br />Multiplication<br />+<br />-<br />effect<br /> Giving is Reciprocated <br />
  35. 35. Four-Position Dynamic<br />God's <br />Creative <br />Energy<br />Origin<br /> Existence <br /> Action <br />Multiplication<br />Object Partner<br />(reciprocator)<br />Subject Partner<br />(initiator)<br />Division<br />A Higher Dimension<br />Union--combined qualities of subject and object partners and third object to the origin.<br />Union<br />
  36. 36. Four-Position Dynamic<br />God's <br />Creative <br />Energy<br />Origin<br />Cl -<br />Na+<br /> Unity <br /> Action <br />Multiplication<br />Object Partner<br />(reciprocator)<br />Subject Partner<br />(initiator)<br />Division<br />Greater atomic weight than the sum of its components!Crystalline structure!<br />Union<br />Union<br />NaCl = salt<br />
  37. 37. Four-Position Dynamic<br />God's <br />Creative <br />Energy<br />Origin<br />Wife<br />Husband<br /> Unity <br /> Action <br />Multiplication<br />Object Partner<br />(reciprocator)<br />Subject Partner<br />(initiator)<br />Division<br />God’s presence and love extended!<br />Union<br />Union<br />Children<br />
  38. 38. The Pattern for the Realization of God’s Ideal of Creation<br />The Four Position Foundation<br />Origin<br />Formation of the dynamic for God’s creative energy to realize a higher dimension<br />Division<br />Union<br />
  39. 39. The Family: The School of Love<br />We grow through 4 Realms of Heart<br />Children’s Love<br />Conjugal<br />Love<br />Brother/sister Love<br />Parental Love<br />
  40. 40. “And thou shalt love the Lord with all thy heart, and with all thy soul, and with all thy mind, and with all thy strength: this is the first and great commandment.” Mark 12:30<br />1) Children's Love<br />God’s Position: the Source, the Heavenly Parent<br />God<br />Father<br />Mother<br />(Parents Position)<br />(Parents Position)<br />Child<br />(Children’s Position)<br />
  41. 41. 2) Brother & Sister Love<br />“And the second is like it, namely this,‘Thou shall love thy neighbor as thyself.’” Mark 12:31<br />God<br />(Parents)<br />True Sisterhood<br />True Brotherhood<br />God<br />Child<br />
  42. 42. God<br />(Parents)<br />Developing Heart of Love and Advancing Position in a Spiral of Maturity of Love<br />True Husband<br />True Wife<br />True Sisterhood<br />True Brotherhood<br />True Child<br />
  43. 43. “But from the beginning of the creation God made them male and female. For this cause shall a man leave his father and mother, and cleave to his wife; And they twain shall be one flesh.” Mark 10:6-8<br />3) Husband-Wife Love<br />God<br />Husband<br />Wife<br />Union<br />Child<br />
  44. 44. Developing Parents’ Heart<br />God<br />(Parents)<br />True Father<br />True Mother<br />True Husband<br />True Wife<br />True Sisterhood<br />True Brotherhood<br />True Child<br />
  45. 45. “For God so loved the world that he gave his only begotten Son…” John 3:16<br />4) Parents' Love<br />God<br />Parents<br />True Father<br />True Mother<br />Father's Love<br />Mother's Love<br />Child<br />Child<br />
  46. 46. Four-Position Dynamic<br />God's <br />Creative <br />Energy<br />Origin<br />Husband<br />Wife<br />Object Partner<br />(reciprocator)<br />Subject Partner<br />(initiator)<br />Division<br />Union<br />Union<br />Children<br />
  47. 47. Three Objects Purpose<br />(Position of being the initiator)<br />Subject<br />Object<br />Union<br />God<br />Object<br />Subject<br />Union<br />Union<br />Subject<br />Object<br />God<br />God<br />Subject<br />Object<br />Union<br />God<br />Communion of the three object partners<br />
  48. 48. God<br />Subject Partner<br />Object Partner<br />Spherical dimension of existence<br />Fulfillment of the<br /> three-object purpose<br />Union<br />
  49. 49. The Purpose <br />of Creation<br />
  50. 50. Love<br />Beauty<br />The Purpose of the Creation of the Universe<br />Genesis 1: 4 - 31<br />“it is good”<br />God<br />Delight<br />Creations<br />Object Partners<br />of Goodness<br />
  51. 51. How is joy realized through the Creation?<br />Ideal Substantiated<br />God<br />Joy!<br />Subject<br />Partner<br />Object<br />Partner<br />Union<br />
  52. 52. How is joy realized through the creation?<br />Ideal Substantiated<br />Joy!<br />Nature reflected<br />
  53. 53. Parents feel joy when their nature is reflected in their children.<br />
  54. 54. The Cause behind the Universe<br />1)Harmonious union of original masculinity and original femininity. Genesis 1: 27 (original parents)<br /> 2) Harmonious union of the original internal nature and the original external form.(having personality & power)<br /> 3) Subject partner of internal nature and masculinity towards the universe as object partner. (the Invisible Creator & the visible Creation)<br />
  55. 55. Reflecting the Nature of the Creator<br />1) Harmony of Internal Character and External Form<br />2) Harmony of Masculinity and Femininity<br />3) Harmony of True Subject-Object Relationship<br /> (personality & power)<br /> (original parents)<br /> (Creator &creation)<br />Genesis 1:28“The Three Blessings”Genesis 9:1“Be fruitful, multiply and have dominion...”<br />
  56. 56. Object of Goodness for the Joy of God<br />God<br />God<br />God<br />True Families<br />Mind<br />Body<br />Husband<br />Wife<br />Creation<br />Ideal World<br />True Person<br />Child<br />1) PersonalVictory<br />3) True Ownership<br />2) Family Victory<br />Families who fulfill the Ideal of Creation are a:<br /><ul><li>Microcosm and center of harmony for the whole of the Creation
  57. 57. True object of absolute love and joy for God
  58. 58. Qualified co-creator of goodness through realizing the three Blessings</li></li></ul><li>The Purpose of Creation<br />The realization of the home of lovefor you, for your eternal partner, and even for the Creator and Source of Love.<br />
  59. 59. To move as “one”<br />Can families move as “one” with God’s will at the center?<br />
  60. 60. Can the Church move as one?<br />
  61. 61. John 17:20-21<br />20Neither pray I for these alone, but for them also which shall believe on me through their word; <br />21That they all may be one; as thou, Father, art in me, and I in thee, that they also may be one in us: that the world may believe that thou hast sent me. <br />
  62. 62. “A new commandment…That you love one another.” John 13:34-35<br />ἁμαρτία = “miss the mark”<br />James 4:17 “To him that knows good and does it not, to him it is sin.”<br />“What do you have in your hand?”<br />

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