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Sin is anything that separates us from God’s love, peace, or will. It displeases God. We often fall short by sin, but can trust in Jesus Christ for redemption.

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Bible Teachings on Sin

It is fairly common to be assailed by the thought that the unpardonable sin has somehow been committed.

Some of the harshest warnings in the Bible are reserved for the Great Pretenders in religion, the ones who act out a life of faith but inwardly deny...

The apostle Paul, like Jesus, understood the incredible power of Satan. He understood even better that God was much stronger, and would ultimately...

We have the strange idea that repentance simply means saying to God, with tears in our eyes, "I'm sorry." Well, that is Step One.

The worst kind of pride is spiritual pride. Jesus understood this, knowing that people who appear religious can be incredibly vain.

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Questions about Sin

The problem is that just because you’re a good person doesn’t give you a ticket to heaven.

Could God ever forgive me? Yes! Thankfully there is nothing too big and no person too bad for God to forgive.

If you feel that something is wrong, if you have a question in your mind about it, and you cannot do it freely without regret or pangs of conscience...

Drunkenness is a sin, forbidden by the Bible, but having one drink may not be wrong.

We understand that God's grace forgives every sin, but our Lord mentioned one sin that cannot be forgiven.

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Devotions about Sin

If I have faith in Jesus Christ, but I keep on sinning even though I don't want to, will I be kept out of heaven?

When we covet something, we long for it and set our affections on it. 

The sin nature, something we cannot see, smell, hear, feel or touch, was born into the lives of every child. Sin is not acceptable in God's eyes.

We can take heart that Paul struggled as we do, and was honest enough to write down the crazy game that plays out in our minds, hearts, and actions.

Everyone loves the beach, except for one thing; sand gets everywhere. You can shake, shimmy, and wipe down and it will not get rid of the sand.

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Videos about Sin

Grace's childhood was a mess of drugs, gang activity and the death of her sister. She learned to cope with hopelessness the same way her family did...

Mitch tried to escape the pain of childhood abuse, but drugs, alcohol, and fighting didn't make it disappear. Then the fear hit—if he didn't change,...

Jessica made sure her life looked perfect on the outside, but deep down she knew she needed help to escape the addiction that threatened to ruin her...

Stewart was confused when God didn't fix his parents' divorce, and began relying on himself for a good life. Then the real estate crash of 2007...

Alone, angry, and hurt by his step-father's constant insults, Dermon felt like God wasn't there. He turned to drugs to numb the pain, but knew there...

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Articles on Sin

Sadly, this is how so many view God, that he’s up there with a critical eye just waiting for us to disappoint him, or rolling his eyes with each...

Our faith in God is unwavering, until it is tested. This was to be the ultimate test for Peter, and Jesus knew that his friend would fail.

While Mardi Gras has gained a reputation for its hedonism, Lent is known as a time of prayer, repentance, and recommitment leading up to the...

It’s OK to steal from those kids, she thought—because they are bullies and they treated her meanly! It was too much for Thel to endure. Her anger...

Whether it’s self-doubt, guilt over past wrongs, or just feeling inadequate, learn to recognize those aren’t God’s thoughts.

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