Tag: sin

Christianity and the Fall

In the beginning, God created the heavens and the earth (Genesis 1:1). God made man and woman in His image and likeness; they, as the rest of God’s creation, were very good (Genesis 1:26-27, 31).Continue reading

Righteousness

[Jesus] bare our sins in his body upon the tree, that we, having died unto sins, might live unto righteousness; by whose stripes ye were healed (1 Peter 2:24). When we come to recognize thatContinue reading

Sin and Disassociation

Put to death therefore your members which are upon the earth: fornication, uncleanness, passion, evil desire, and covetousness, which is idolatry; for which things’ sake cometh the wrath of God upon the sons of disobedience:Continue reading

Why Be Baptized?

Baptism has become a quite controversial subject in the world of “Christendom.” Almost every group practices something they call baptism, but the mode, timing, and purpose of the action varies considerably. Some sprinkle water; othersContinue reading

Sinning Against the Body

Flee sexually deviant behavior. Every sin that a man doeth is without the body; but he that committeth sexually deviant behavior sinneth against his own body (1 Corinthians 6:18). We are witnessing major shifts inContinue reading

Knowing Better

Maybe you thought it after you did some things of which you were later ashamed. It is likely one of the first thoughts that enters your mind when you hear of someone whom you heldContinue reading

“Dis-ease” in the Creation

In the grand scheme of things, life for most modern Americans is very comfortable: we are in decent health, we have enough food and shelter, and we generally enjoy a very high quality of life.Continue reading