What if I stumble?

As beautiful as God’s Creation and people are, it is (and we are) marred by sin and evil.  This is why we need God and His forgiveness and free gift of life forever with Him.

“Those who live according to the sinful nature have their minds set on what that nature desires; but those who live in accordance with the Spirit have their minds set on what the Spirit desires.  The mind of sinful man is death, but the mind controlled by the Spirit is life and peace; the sinful mind is hostile to God. It does not submit to God’s law, nor can it do so.  Those controlled by the sinful nature cannot please God.  You, however, are controlled not by the sinful nature but by the Spirit, if the Spirit of God lives in you. And if anyone does not have the Spirit of Christ, he does not belong to Christ.”
– Romans 8:5-9

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~ by StraightUp Faith on October 8, 2008.

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