Question 10: What are the decrees of God?
Answer: The decrees of God are his eternal purpose according to the counsel of his will, whereby, for his own glory, he hath foreordained whatsoever comes to pass (Eph. 1:4, 11; Rom. 9:22-23; Is. 46:10; Lam. 3:37).
Question 11: How doth God execute his decrees?
Answer: God executeth his decrees in the works of creation and providence.