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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

Children are attracted to the good things of God and are open to confessing sin and accepting Christ. Read through this teaching with a child. 

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.

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...

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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.

The mark of God is perfection — total perfection. Anything that falls short of His perfection and holiness is sin.

How we respond to guilt today can determine our success in life for years to come. It can even determine where we will spend eternity.

Human beings are made up of body, soul, and spirit. God intended that the spirit of man be continuously in touch with the Spirit of God. The spirit,...

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Devotions about Sin

As a pastor, I have no problem with people putting $100 bills into the offering. Except when they’re fake. Like this one. 

It very well may be that God is already using you for His purposes but you didn't know it.

What was once sacred is now reviled. What was once reviled is now celebrated.

When tempted to complain, why not send up a silent prayer of thanks instead?

What is God’s perspective on minor hurts, small offenses and relational breakdowns among His children?

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Videos about Sin

When Beno's mother was sent to jail for drugs, he found another family in the streets. After a tragic shoot-out, he hears the Gospel in jail.

After his brother murdered their mother and abusive father, Wayne's addictions grew worse. But then an encounter at a bus stop changed everything.

Geoff grew up in the church and was baptized, but when he grew up he chose another path.

Jeremy and Dawn's routine marriage left Dawn searching for attention in a co-worker. Though short-lived, Dawn had to confess.

At 14, Damien was kicked to the streets, joined a gang, and started dealing drugs. At 16, he faced prison but his judge had a different idea.

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Articles on Sin

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Seeking Self-Control: A Lifelong Resolution

Change does not come for those of us who give in to temptation. As the old saying goes, “let your ‘no’ be ‘NO!’”

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Trading Our Sorrows and Shame

We are invited to trade in our shame and sorrow for peace and joy. It's a simple trade that cost one man his life. 

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Four Reasons People Want a Buzz

Why do people want to alter their senses and feel different?

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How to Avoid Temptation

How badly do you want to be free? Learn to recognize the voice of temptation.

We easily buy into worldly thinking that claims our identity comes from what we do instead of what God has done.

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