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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

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

Many psychologists like to talk about -- and try to get rid of -- patients' guilt feelings. They seem to assume that the feeling is the problem. If...

The concept of an unpardonable sin has been a source of difficulty for many because it seems to go against the Bible's teachings about grace. We...

The old joke about hypocrites involved someone who said, "I don't go to church. Churches are full of hypocrites." The punch line was, "Come on in,...

A stand-up comic told his audience, "I wanted to go into politics, but I had this bad habit of telling the truth."Dishonesty has become so...

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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.

Command it to leave you and resolve that, with God's help, you will never again smoke another cigarette, another joint of marijuana, or whatever it...

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

Mankind was in bondage to the curse of the law, which is death. Under this analogy, the death of Jesus was the "ransom" needed to set us free from...

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Devotions about Sin

While hiking on a trail lined by granite boulders, a welcome habitat for warmth-seeking snakes, I wasn't thinking about the legless reptiles, though...

Lent begins a time when many Christians prepare to celebrate Christ's victory over sin and death, by reflecting on our own sins which pierced Him. We...

It's natural for dogs to dig and hide bones. And it's natural for humans to hide things as well.

Are you getting close to giving up on this Christianity thing? Are things not turning out as you have planned? 

Hidden sins are toxic. They will harm our relationships with others as well as with God, leading to bitterness, murmuring, gossip, strife, divisions...

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Videos about Sin

Initiated into a Satanic cult as a young girl, Patricia spent her entire life fighting to free herself from the darkness and fear that plagued her....

A victim of his father's violent temper, Mike found an outlet for his anger by working as a strong-arm man for a loan shark. But while serving time...

Forced to choose between parents after a nasty divorce, David’s life spiraled out of control. Drugs ended his college football dreams until a brush...

Dawn felt like she never fit in, and took to drugs and chasing boys to feel like she belonged. After 26 years of sporadic jail time, drug addiction,...

Alone and addicted to drugs, Pam turned to prostitution to survive. She received meals from a church ministry and heard the gospel, but didn't break...

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Articles on Sin

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.

Unfamiliar often equals uncomfortable, but uncomfortable is the breeding ground for change.

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Continue Personal Inventory - Step 10 in Addiction Recovery

In Step 10 we repeat taking personal inventory to continue the road to total healing from addiction.

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