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3 Selfish Ways

The Nature of Sin

Journey into LifeHuman beings have a deep inclination towards a self centered life. I sin when I do what I want. The Bible says in Isaiah 53.6, "We have turned every one to his own way." Doing what I want is the cause of all trouble, unhappiness and quarrels. Sin is not just killing, stealing, or telling lies. I sin when I live to a selfish life rather than for God. I sin when I can't be bothered with God or with other people, when I say, "I'm my own boss, it's my life, I can do what I like with it." This is SIN - I in the middle, me first. I sin when I do not love God with all my heart.

Becoming God Centered

People TalkingJesus said in Matthew 22.37-38, "You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind. This is the great and first commandment." Not one of us has loved God like this. We have all broken the great commandment. We are all naturally self centered rather than a God centered.

"A Self Centered Life"
by N. L. Warren permission
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