Creating gods

God is omnipotent. God is omniscient. God is loving. God is wise. God is good.

Sometimes it’s good to just focus on who God is.

Wayne Grudem points out in his video series, Christian Beliefs, that God’s omniscience means that God knows everything about everything right down to knowing the history and future of every single atom in the universe he created. But that isn’t all. God also knows everything about everything that he could have created but did not put into this universe including its history and its future.

As a comic book and fantasy fiction tragic, my immediate response to this is the realisation that God knows what a universe where Batman, Superman, Spiderman and the X-men are real and what that world would have looked like and how it would have played out.

The not so little and not so trapped boy inside of me would love for a world like this to be real. However, even though I think a world where super powered heroes roam rooftops would be awesome, because I know that God is loving, wise and good I know that it is not the best thing for us.

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