Mulungu m'modzi ndi Atate
Mulungu m'modzi ndi Atate

Mulungu m'modzi ndi Atate

Mulungu m'modzi ndi Atate

 

“Ine ndine Alefa ndi Omega,” akutero Yehova Mulungu, amene alipo, amene analipo, ndi amene akubwera, Wamphamvuyonse. ( Chibvumbulutso 1:8 )

Zoonadi, Mulungu ali. ( Ekisodo 3:14 ) Iye ndi Atate wamuyaya amene wakhalapo ndipo adzakhala pamwamba pa zonse. ( Salmo 90:2 ) Kukhalapo kwake kumatsogolera chilengedwe chonse chifukwa iye ndiye chiyambi cha kumwamba ndi dziko lapansi ndi zamoyo zonse zimene zili mmenemo. ( Chivumbulutso 4:11 ) Zinthu zonse zinapangidwa kudzera m’Mawu ake ( logos ). ( Yohane 1:1-3 ) Ndithudi, Mulungu ndiye maziko a lamulo ndi dongosolo. ( Yeremiya 51:15 ) Ndipo boma la Mulungu ndilo maziko a mfundo zonse zomveka, malamulo achilengedwe ndi zenizeni zamakhalidwe m’dzikoli. ( Aroma 1:18-20 ) Ndi mphamvu zopanda malire mfumu yamuyayayo ikulamulira mogwirizana ndi chidziŵitso chosatha ndi zifuno zolungama. ( Salmo 147:5 ) Yehova wa makamu—Iye ndiye mwiniwake wamkulu wa kumwamba ndi dziko lapansi ( Genesis 14:22 ) Ngakhale kuti zinthu za m’dzikoli zizimiririka, Atate Woyera adzakhala nthawi zonse Mulungu wamphamvu zonse ndi wanzeru. ( Aroma 16:27 ) Pakuti Mulungu wosakhoza kufa ali wosavunda, woyera ndi wosasinthika mu thupi lake. (Yakobo 1:17) Ulamuliro wa mawu ake adzakhala wangwiro kwamuyaya. ( 1 Samueli 2:2 )

Chifukwa cha mphamvu zake zopanda malire ndiponso nzeru zake zangwiro, Mulungu analenga kumwamba ndi dziko lapansi. ( Yeremiya 51:15 ) Iye ndiye tate wa anthu popeza mwa mwazi umodzi anapanga mitundu yonse ya anthu. ( Malaki 2:10 ) M’dzanja lake muli moyo wa zamoyo zonse, ndi mpweya wa anthu onse. ( Yobu 12:10 ) “Mwa iye tikhala ndi moyo, tiyenda, ndi kukhalamo”. ( Machitidwe 17:28 ) Timadalira “Atate wa kuunika” pa chilichonse chabwino. ( Yakobo 1:17 ) Atate wa chilengedwe ndi wolamulira ndi woweruza pa zonse zimene anapanga. ( Salmo 50:3-6 ) Ife ndife ake, iye ndi Mulungu wathu, ndipo ndife nkhosa za pabusa pake. ( Salmo 100:3 ) Wochirikiza dziko lapansi ayang’ana pansi ali kumwamba, akuona malo onse, nadziŵa zonse zikuchitika. ( Ahebri 4:13 ) Pakuti palibe malo amene munthu angabisale pamene Mulungu sali kutali. ( Yeremiya 23:23-24 ) Chidziŵitso chake chimaposa danga ndi nthaŵi m’kuya kwa zinthu zonse, ngakhale m’mitima ya munthu. ( Yeremiya 17:10 ) Popeza kuti ali paliponse m’chilengedwe chonse koma ali wamkulu koposa, Mulungu yekha ndiye angathe kulamulira mwachilungamo changwiro. ( Aefeso 4:6 ) Boma ndi la Mlengi wamkulu wa zinthu zonse. ( Salmo 9:7-8 )

Mulungu ndi mmodzi. ( Deuteronomo 6:4 ) Iye ndiye Mulungu woona yekha ndipo palibenso Mulungu wina kusiyapo iye. ( Deuteronomo 4:35 ) Pakuti ngakhale kuti pali otchedwa milungu kumwamba kapena padziko lapansi, pali Mulungu mmodzi yekha, Atate, amene zinthu zonse zimachokera kwa iye, ndipo kwa iye ife tiri. ( 1 Akorinto 8:5-6 ) Ulemerero umapatula onse kupatulapo Ambuye mmodzi amene ali woyamba, wamkulu, wapamwambamwamba, ndi wamkulu. ( 1 Samueli 2:2 ) Ndipo Yehova ndi mmodzi mwa iye yekha wosagawanika mu umunthu ndi khalidwe. ( Marko 10:18 ) Zimenezi n’zogwirizana ndi chikhulupiriro chakuti: “Imvani, Israyeli: Yehova Mulungu wathu, Yehova ndiye mmodzi. Ndipo uzikonda Yehova Mulungu wako ndi mtima wako wonse, ndi moyo wako wonse, ndi mphamvu zako zonse.” ( Deuteronomo 6:4-5 ) Motero, tiyenera kukonda Mulungu ndi munthu mmodzi, tikumaona Atate yekha monga Mulungu Wam’mwambamwamba, Wamphamvuyonse. ( Yohane 17:1-3 )

Mulungu Atate wathu ndi munthu wamoyo wokangalika mu umunthu ndi khalidwe. ( Machitidwe 14:15 ) Monga munthu amene munthu anapangidwa m’chifanizo chake, Atate waumulungu ali ndi nzeru, nzeru, ndi chifuno. ( Genesis 1:26 ) Mulungu amasankha zinthu mogwirizana ndi chifuniro chake. ( Salmo 135:6 ) Komabe, mosiyana ndi anthu, iye ndi wakhalidwe langwiro. ( Numeri 23:19 ) Ndithudi, Atate wa Kuunika ali woyera ndi wolungama, wokhala ndi mkhalidwe wabwino kotheratu. ( Salmo 33:4-5 ) Iye ndi wolungama kotheratu ndi wachikondi kotheratu. ( 1 Mafumu 8:23 ) Chilungamo ndi chilungamo ndizo maziko a mpando wake wachifumu. (Deuteronomo 32:4) Ngakhale kuti Mulungu ndi wangwiro, si munthu wangwiro, mfundo yake, kapena lamulo la makhalidwe abwino, koma iye ndi Atate wamoyo amene mwansanje amafuna kuti ana ake azikhala mwachikondi. ( Eksodo 34:14 ) Kudziŵika kwake monga munthu kumasonyezedwa mozama mwa chikondi chimene wasonyeza mwa chifundo, kukoma mtima, ndi chisomo. ( Eksodo 34:6 ) Iye amene ali wokhulupirika ndi wowona wasonyeza chifuno chake chabwino kulinga ku chilengedwe. ( Yakobo 1:17 )

Atate wathu wakumwamba amadziwa zonse zokhudza ife, komabe sitidziwa zambiri zokhudza Mulungu “wosaonekayo”. ( Deuteronomo 29:29 ) Mulungu ndi mzimu, osati wa thupi lanyama ndi magazi, koma ndi wosawonongeka. ( Luka 24:39 ) Palibe munthu amene anaonapo mwachindunji Atate wosafa. ( Yohane 1:18 ) Iye amakhala m’kuunika kosafikirika m’malo akumwamba pamodzi ndi angelo ake akuyang’ana pansi kuchokera kumwamba. ( Salmo 113:5-6 ) Ndipotu n’kosatheka kuti munthu aone Mulungu mu ulemerero wake wonse kuti asafe pamaso pa Woyerayo. ( Eksodo 33:23 ) Mofananamo palibe munthu amene angamvetse chidzalo cha Mulungu popeza kuti anthu opanda malire sangafufuze amene ali wopandamalire kapena kupeza nzeru za iye amene ali wamuyaya. ( Salmo 145:3 ) Komabe iye ali paliponse ndipo maso ake ali paliponse ndipo angadziŵike ngati tingamufufuze. ( Machitidwe 17:26-27 ) Mulungu angapezeke, ngati afunidwa m’chilungamo ndi manja oyera ndi mtima woyera. ( Deuteronomo 4:29 ) Atate amakondwera ndi ubwino wa atumiki ake osonyeza nkhope yake ndi kupulumutsa onse amene amamuopa ndi kutsatira choonadi. ( Salmo 41:12 ) Kuopa Yehova ndiko chiyambi cha nzeru. ( Salmo 111:10 ) Komabe, Mulungu amatembenuza nkhope yake ndi kubisala kwa osalungama. ( Deuteronomo 31:16-17 ) Komabe palibe chowiringula cha kusakhulupirira popeza kuti Mulungu amawonekera bwino lomwe kupyolera m’zinthu zimene zinapangidwa. Kukongola, dongosolo, ndi ukulu wa chilengedwe chonse, kuphatikizapo zolengedwa zomwe zili mkati mwake, zimasonyeza kukhalapo kwa Mulungu. ( Aroma 1:19-20 ) Malamulo a makhalidwe abwino, olembedwa m’mitima ya anthu, amachitiranso umboni kuti Mulungu ndi woona. ( Aroma 2:14-15 ) Pamene kuli kwakuti zimawonekera pamaso pa lamulo, dongosolo, ndi makhalidwe, Mulungu “wosaonekayo” amadziulula mowonjezereka m’zokumana nazo za munthu ndipo amadziŵika ndi maumboni osiyanasiyana amene iye wasiya pa chilengedwe ndi kupyolera mwa mboni zambiri ndi mboni zambiri. zizindikiro, Atate wadziwonetsera yekha kwa mibadwo. ( Machitidwe 14:17 ) Ndi iye amene anavumbulidwa kwa Abrahamu, Isake ndi Yakobo, mwa kuchezeredwa ndi angelo ndi masomphenya, ndi kwa Mose, Davide, ndi kwa aneneri ena ambiri. M’kukwaniritsidwa kwa nthaŵi, Mulungu anasonyeza makamaka nzeru ndi chikondi chake kupyolera mwa Mwana wake Kristu Yesu (Yeshua, Mesiya) ataimira bwino Atate m’kusonyeza khalidwe lake, kulengeza choonadi chake, ndi kuchita chifuniro chake. ( Yohane 6:45-47 ) Lemba ndilo cholembedwa chachikulu cha Mulungu, chilamulo chake, zochita zake ndi anthu, ndi umboni kwa mwana wake. ( 2 Timoteyo 3:16 )

Atatenso amadziwonetsera yekha kudzera mwa Mzimu Woyera woperekedwa kudzera mwa Yesu pokwaniritsa Uthenga Wabwino. ( Machitidwe 2:33 ) Mzimu Woyera ndi mpweya wa Mulungu—ukoma wake wopatsirana ndi mphamvu zimene zimakhudza dziko ndi moyo umene uli mmenemo. ( Yobu 33:4 ) Chifukwa cha mphamvu ndi nzeru zopanda malire za Mulungu, mzimuwo ndi chinthu chaumulungu chimene chimaperekedwa kuchokera kumwamba. Pokhala chiwonjezeko chauzimu cha Mulungu chimene Atate amadziloŵetsa nacho m’dziko lathu lakuthupi, tinganene kuti Mzimu ndiye “chala” cha Mulungu. ( Luka 11:20 ) Okhulupirira akadzazidwa ndi mzimu wa Mulungu, amachita ntchito ya Mulungu mogwirizana ndi chifuniro chake. ( Luka 4:18 ) Mzimu Woyera amapereka choonadi, nzeru, moyo, ndi mphamvu. ( Yesaya 11:2 ) Mzimu umasintha, kuyeretsa, ndi kutonthoza ( Aroma 1:4 ). Kudzera mwa mzimu wake, Mulungu analenga kumwamba ndi dziko lapansi. ( Genesis 1:1-2 ) Ndipo mwa mzimu, Mulungu analankhula kudzera mwa aneneri. ( 2 Petro 1:21 ) Popeza kuti Mulungu ndiye mzimu akudziulula yekha mwa mzimu, amene amam’lambira ayenera kutero mumzimu ndi m’chowonadi; Atate amafuna oterowo kuti akhale olambira ake. ( Yohane 4:23-24 ) Kuti munthu aone ufumu wa Mulungu, ayenera kubadwanso mwa mzimu wake. (Yohane 3:5-6) Mphatso ya Mzimu wake ndiyo kutengedwa kukhala ana ake kumene Atate amayang’anira miyoyo yathu. ( Aroma 8:14-15 )

Mibado isanayambike, podziwiratu zinthu zonse, Mulungu anafuna kudzera mwa mawu ake osatha ( logos ) Uthenga Wabwino umene tsogolo la munthu silidzakhala imfa, koma kuti kudzera mu chilungamo cha chikhulupiriro munthu akakhale ndi cholowa cha moyo wosatha. ( 2 Timoteo 1:8-9 ) Makonzedwe ameneŵa ali kaamba ka onse amene angasankhe kudziikiza okha kwa Kristu wake mokhulupirika ku chifuniro chake. ( Yoh. 5:26 ) Timapulumutsidwa ndi nzeru za Mulungu zosonyezedwa mu Uthenga Wabwino, pamene choonadi ndi chikondi zimasonkhanitsidwa pamodzi m’njira yakuti lamulo lake langwiro likuchirikizidwa kotero kuti mwa chikhulupiriro tikhululukidwe machimo. ( Salmo 130:3-4 ) Mulungu alibe tsankho, ndipo amafuna kuti onse afike pa kulapa ndi chidziŵitso cha choonadi. ( 1 Timoteo 2:4 ) Mulungu ndiye chikondi. ( 1 Yohane 4:16 ) Komabe mwachikondi chake, iye sangaswe lamulo lake ndi mfundo zake za makhalidwe abwino. ( Salmo 89:34 ) Ngakhale kuti Atate Woyera akukhumba kuti pasapezeke aliyense amene awonongeke ndi kuti onse apulumuke, m’kupita kwa nthaŵi iye adzapereka chiweruzo chake pa kuipa konse ndi kupanduka. ( Aroma 11:22 )

Chiweruzo chomaliza chimachokera kwa iye amene ali wolamulira chilengedwe chonse. ( Salmo 9:7-8 ) Palibe chifukwa cholakwa chimene chidzalangidwe. ( Yeremiya 17:10 ) Kumwamba ndi dziko lapansi zidzagwedezekanso. Chokhacho chosabvunda chidzatsala. ( Ahebri 12:26-27 ) Dziko lapansi lidzaweruzidwa ndi moto. ( Yesaya 66:16 ) Ndipo monga Mulungu ali moto wonyeketsa, adani onse a Mulungu ndi a Kristu ake adzawonongedwa ( 2 Petro 2:4-6 ) Olungama adzalekanitsidwa ndi oipa, ndipo oipa adzakhala ngati mankhusu otenthedwa pamoto. ( Chivumbulutso 21:8 ) Kudzera mwa Yesu, amene anamusankha, Mulungu adzaweruza dziko mwachilungamo. ( Machitidwe 17:31 ) Potsirizira pake, pambuyo pa chiwonongeko cha ulamuliro uliwonse wotsutsa ndi mphamvu kupyolera mwa Kristu, Mulungu adzakhala zonse mwa onse. ( 1 Akorinto 15:28 ) Mosasamala kanthu za chitsutso chonse, mawu ake amuyaya adzakwaniritsidwadi. (Ŵelengani 1 Petulo 1:24-25.)

Chitsiru chanena mumtima mwake kuti kulibe Mulungu. ( Salmo 14:1 ) Osadulidwa mu mtima ndi makutu amatsutsa Mzimu Woyera. ( Machitidwe 7:51 ) M’kunyada kwa mkwiyo wake woipa amati, “Mulungu sadzayankha.” ( Salmo 10:13 ) Komabe, pamene dzikoli likuvutika ndi kupanda chilungamo tsopano, Mulungu anayambitsa kale dongosolo lake ndi chifuno chake cha kuweruza dziko lapansi. ( Machitidwe 3:21 ) Mulungu wabwino akulola kuipa ndi kusayeruzika kupitirizabe kwa kanthaŵi kotero kuti owonjezereka apeze moyo wosatha monga ana a ufumu wake. Choncho nzeru zake zidzaonekera pochedwetsa chiweruzo mpaka nthawi yoikika. ( 1 Petro 4:6 ) Chotero, timalalikira kuti: “Nthaŵi yakwanira, ndipo Ufumu wa Mulungu wayandikira; lapani ndi kukhulupirira Uthenga Wabwino!” ( Maliko 1:15 ) Pamapeto a nthawi ino, Mulungu adzakwaniritsa chilungamo chonse. ( Numeri 23:19 )