2: WE CHOOSE TO GO OUR OWN WAY, CUTTING OURSELVES OFF FROM GOD
WE ARE EACH RESPONSIBLEWe prefer to go our own way instead of God’s; we may openly disobey God who made us, or simply ignore him. It’s this self-centred attitude that the Bible calls ‘sin’.
WE ARE ALL THE SAME‘All of us have sinned and fallen short of God’s glory.’ Romans 3:23
WE EACH SUFFER THE EFFECTS‘That way of living leads to certain spiritual death.’ Romans 8:13
God is perfect, we are sinful, so there is a great gap between us. We may try to feel better through work, relationships, sport or religion. But all our attempts fail, because we have ignored the real problem – turning our back on God.
The third point gives us the only answer to this problem…