Thursday, April 14, 2016

Thursday Thoughts - April 14

Fundamentalists and evangelicals tend to think that the God of the biblical text can do anything God wants. Potentially, this might be true, but realistically it’s not. God is portrayed, for instance, by the text as a God of promise and when a promise is made, limits are set in place. Thus, God as promisor is committed to certain actions and restricted by others.