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CSE-101 Class 1 Notes


CSE-101 Class 1 Notes

CSE 101 - Class 1

Inspire - Breathe in
All scripture is inspired - God Breathed

4 Types of Doctrine (2 Timothy 3:16,17)
Profitable for doctrine (Teaching)

(Rev 1:3 Blessed is he that readeth, and they that hear the words of this prophecy,...)
(1 Peter 3:15 ...and be ready always to give an answer to every man that asketh you a reason of the hope that is in you with...)

1925 Christians starting to accept great age of earth

Four Fundamental questions
1. Who Am I
2. Where Did I come From
3. Why Am I Here
4. Where Will I Go When I Die
Two Ways to Answer
Humanist world view - Evolution
Creationist world view - Design
Either someone made the earth or no one made it
Which view you adopt will change the way you view the world
1859 Charles Darwin wrote "On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection, or the Preservation of Favoured Races in the Struggle for Life"

Took 30 years to write

Grandpa Erasmus Darwin wrote "The Temple of Nature" in 1802

Darwin very screwy
Hated Birds
Loved Worms
Hated Women
Hated Blacks

1200 volumes published and sold on 1st day.
Rich purchased to make look like a run away best seller

100th year anniversary of publishing wrote in forward
The law of Christ is incompatible with the law of evolution. - Sir Arthur Keith
Four Questions Response

1. You are nothing - part of the problem
2. Big Band - Don't know - Cosmic burp 20BYA
3. There is no purpose - no sin
4. The dirt

In the beginning...
Time 3 states
Past - Present - Future
You cannot escape time
God created time
God is not in time
God is in eternity
Man cannot comprehend eternity
If man could comprehend God he would not be worth worshiping
God in helicopter - people in rafts traveling down Grand Canyon

God created the Heaven...
Space 3 states
Length - Width - Height
You cannot escape space
No time - no space

and the Earth...
Matter 3 states
Solid - Liquid - Gas (Plasma hot gas)

Henry Morris - The Long War Against God - Chapter on Space Time Matter Continuum

We have a Trinity
Body - Soul - Spirit

Four Questions Response
1. Creature of God
2. God made us
3. To please him
4. Depends on God (Do we do what he says?)

Satan was a Cherub
Angles were given one opportunity to rebel
1/3 of angles rebelled
Lucifer was the coir director
Gen 1-3 all was very good
130 years Seth was born
Satan may have fallen anywhere in-between

First time mentioned Gen 3:1
"Yea, hath God said, ..."
Question Gods word

3 D's
Deification of man

Second mention Gen 3:4
"Ye shall not surely die:"
Denial of Gods word

Liberal churches deny Gods word exists.
Methodists don't believe in heaven?

Complex machines usaly come with manuals
If there is a designer there is usually a manual

Liberal churches raise DOUBT about what God said
More liberal churches DENY Gods word

3rd mention Gen 3:5
"For God doth know that in the day ye eat thereof, then your eyes shall be opened, and ye shall be as gods, knowing good and evil"
God is withholding information
I'm smart - you're dumb

Atheist drive past churches - think dumb people

Lucifer means light barer
Listen to him you will be enlightened
Back of $1 -
Eye = Lucifer
Burning phoenix = Masons

Join Masonic lodge = enlightened

Mormon - levels of knowledge - won't tell you for years
Mormon - can become God and start their own universe
You shall be as Gods
Romans 16:19
"...but yet I would have you wise unto that which is good, and simple concerning evil" Proverbs"
Simple ones gain wisdom
Older you get the more complex life gets

Ross Perot - Rich people are not happy - big boats pump breaks down

Keep kids simple concerning evil - sex - drugs
Book - Mormonism - Shadow or Reality
If you drop out of the church another Mormon is supposed to kill you

Some catholic theologians believe
Son of God became man so man could become God

Idea came from Satan

Two types of churches
Do - Works
Done - Faith

Punish the sin - Love the sinner
If I didn't love you I would let you do it

Lucifer is weakening the nations
Wizard of Oz - written to show weakening of nations
Isaiah 14:16
"They that see thee shall narrowly look upon thee, and consider thee, saying, Is this the man that made the earth to tremble, that did shake kingdoms;"
Isaiah 14:12
"How art thou fallen from heaven, O Lucifer, son of the morning! how art thou cut down to the ground, which didst weaken the nations!"

NIV "O Lucifer, morning star" Morning Star = Jesus

Five Steps of Lucifer - Isaiah 14:13,14
14:13 For thou hast said in thine heart, I will ascend into heaven, I will exalt my throne above the stars of God: I will sit also upon the mount of the congregation, in the sides of the north:
14:14 I will ascend above the heights of the clouds; I will be like the most High

Wanted to be like most high - job taken
We remind him of God - He is mad at us

Hitler - "If you tell a lie long enough and loud enough people will believe it"
Hitler - "People are more likely to believe a big lie then a little one"

Billions Years - can not comprehend

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