Watch the video above and talk about it with a friend or mentor.
What we believe about God is probably the most important thing we can believe. Everything else in a world view starts with our concept of God. So let’s try to understand what Mormonism says about God so we can compare our own beliefs.
- Mormons Believe God the Father Has Not Always Been God
- Mormons Believe God the Father Is an Exalted Man
- Mormons Believe God the Father Has a Physical Body of Flesh and Bone
- Mormons Believe Human Beings Can Become Like God Is Now
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Talk About It
- Watch the video together or invite someone to summarize the topic.
- When you think of God, what traits or attributes of God first come to mind?
- What do you think about the idea that God was once a human just like us?
- Why do you think this view of God is appealing to some people?
- When we say that God is a spirit, what are we actually saying about him?
- Read Jeremiah 23:24-25. How do these verses support the idea that God is a spirit?
- If God is a spirit, why does the Bible talk about God’s eyes, arm, face, and the like?
- In what ways do human beings reflect a likeness to God?
- In what ways are humans completely different from God?
- Write a personal action step based on this conversation.
This is part of the What Mormons Believe series.