One of the unique things Christians believe is that God became one of us. For thirty years He lived under cover as a carpenter, surfaced as a miracle worker and Rabbi for three years, and allowed Himself to die in the most degrading way imaginable. He came as one of us but was treated as less than one of us. Why in the world would God do that? Homework Question: As you read Matthew, Mark, Luke or John seek answers to the question - What do we learn about the Father from the Son?