THE LIVING WATER: WHY IS SIN SO BAD? | Friday, Oct. 14, 2016

October 14, 2016
519 Views

MEMORY VERSE: ISAIAH 53:5

Pain. Abject, horrible, excruciating pain. Unrelenting, unbearable, unspeakable pain. With each slash across Jesus’ back and with every muscle-burning step up Golgotha’s hill, our Saviour received the punishment for our sin.

In our let’s-make-everything-okay world we often look at sin and wonder, what’s the big deal? After all, our sin isn’t so bad. If we lie a little or cheat just a bit – what’s the harm? If we gossip some or use coarse language a few times – whom will it hurt? What’s so bad about sin?

It’s bad because of what it put Jesus through. Yes, our sin was the reason for the torment Jesus suffered as He made His way to the cross – and as He hung on that cross and ultimately died a horrific death. Of course we can never undo what has been done; that pain can never be reversed. Yet we must understand that if we continue to sin knowingly, we are in effect turning our back on Jesus and His pain. It’s as if we are saying that it doesn’t matter to us what we put Jesus through, we’re going to do what we want. To sin in the light of the cross is to tell Jesus that even His intense suffering has not taught us about the awfulness of sin. Why is sin so bad? Look what it did to Jesus.

Jesus took our sin so that we might have His salvation


Notice: Undefined index: recomendations_protocol in /home/choirzon/public_html/wp-content/plugins/free-comments-for-wordpress-vuukle/vuukleplatform.php on line 34

Notice: Undefined index: items_powerbar in /home/choirzon/public_html/wp-content/plugins/free-comments-for-wordpress-vuukle/vuukleplatform.php on line 148

You may be interested

AUDIO: Eze – Joshua Ejorheya [Lyrics + Mp3 Download]
Gospel
shares449 views
Gospel
shares449 views

AUDIO: Eze – Joshua Ejorheya [Lyrics + Mp3 Download]

Oladayo Martins - Sep 20, 2018

Rev. Joshua Ejorheya, anointed gospel minister and songwriter, drops a heart rendering worship song titled Eze produced Segigo. The igbo…

AUDIO: Nosa – We Will Arise ft. Lagos Community Gospel Choir [Lyrics + Mp3 Download]
Gospel
shares361 views
Gospel
shares361 views

AUDIO: Nosa – We Will Arise ft. Lagos Community Gospel Choir [Lyrics + Mp3 Download]

Oladayo Martins - Sep 20, 2018

Nosa, a Nigerian Gospel Artiste popular for many hits, returns with a reassuring track tagged We Will Arise featuring Lagos…

AUDIO: Cobhams Asuquo – One Hit [Lyrics + Mp3 Download]
Gospel
shares357 views
Gospel
shares357 views

AUDIO: Cobhams Asuquo – One Hit [Lyrics + Mp3 Download]

Oladayo Martins - Sep 18, 2018

Cobhams Celebrated His birthday with the release of a new hit..titled “One Hit” he took to his Instagram page to…

%d bloggers like this: