Randy Alcorn's Blog: Doctrine and Theology

Is God happy?

By Randy Alcorn, Julia (Stager) Mayo | October 7, 2013
Before creatures ever came into the equation, what was God like? His basic persona and His character, that’s who He is. 

Did Jesus have a sin nature?

By Randy Alcorn, Julia (Stager) Mayo | August 26, 2013
First, we need to define sin nature. The “nature” of a person or object is commonly thought of as its essential qualities or attributes; that which makes it what it is. 

Is love God’s defining attribute?

By Randy Alcorn, Julia (Stager) Mayo | July 29, 2013
Certainly love is a very important attribute of God. God is love, we’re told in 1 John 4:16, so in some senses it is a defining quality of God. However, this does not minimize His other qualities.