In the previous two posts we established that everyone has sinned. We also determined that our sin has significant consequences. It leads to spiritual death, and it causes us to be separated from God. The key is that by sinning we have entered into an inescapable situation. We cannot save ourselves! Some claim that a righteous deed will erase a bad deed. But that simply is not true. Isaiah 64:6-7 reads; "But we are all as an unclean thing, and all our righteousnesses are as filthy rags; and we all do fade as a leaf; and our iniquities, like the wind, have taken us away.Read more
What are the consequences of Sin?
In the previous post we determined that Sin is a transgression of the Law and that everyone has committed sin. Romans 3:23 "for all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God," (Except Jesus I Peter 2:21-25) In this post I would like to consider the consequences of Sin.Read more
One of the unifying characteristics of human kind is sin. Paul said in Romans 3:23 "for all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God." It is this common failing that unifies us all in our need for salvation in Jesus. So, what is Sin?Read more
In Jeremiah 18, God sends the prophet to a potter’s house. When Jeremiah arrived, the potter was at his wheel refashioning a ruined piece of clay into a useful vessel.Read more