All human beings sin There is no argument within this statement because no one

All human beings sin there is no argument within this

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consequences that perpetrate in modern-day society. All human beings sin. There is no argument within this statement because no one is a perfect person. This sin has caused repercussions in life such as death, disease, and disasters. Like a pregnant teenager who had premarital sex only one time, Eve’s decision to eat the forbidden fruit left lasting consequences on the world and all humanity (Shuster, 2013). Even though humanity turned on God, He still has infinite love for all. Since all of humanity was created in God’s likeness, all people do have the potential to live as God intends us to. It is a matter of keeping God at the center of their lives and following God’s word in the Bible. 2
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Jesus Jesus is the son of God but is still God as understood by the Holy Trinity; He was fully human and fully divine. Jesus came to Earth to provide atonement between God and humanity through His death and resurrection. During Jesus’ time on Earth, He taught humanity many things. These lessons are still applicable today. For example, in Matthew 5:43-44, Jesus tells the people through a sermon to love not only their neighbors but also their enemies and those who try to hurt them. While many things that Jesus taught may be hard to apply, they are undoubtedly important even today. Jesus is the focus of the four gospels in the Bible. The gospels detail Jesus’ life, works, death, and resurrection. Jesus was persecuted for His teachings and was crucified and then rose from the grave and appeared to His disciples. Jesus died to fulfill God’s covenant with humanity to forgive their sins against Him. The resurrection is one of the fundamental beliefs of the Christian worldview as it was the subject of many Old Testament prophecies. In Isaiah 53:9, it is predicted that the messiah will share his grave with wicked and rich men, even though he was not violent or deceitful. The corresponding, fulfilled prophesy is in 1 Peter 2:22 (NIV) which states “He committed no sin, neither was deceit found in his mouth”. Even though there are many different Christian religions, they all agree that Jesus died for humanity’s sins and sits in heaven with God awaiting his second coming. According to Ford (2019), Christians are diverse and may express their beliefs in different ceremonies, but the focus remains in covenantal bonding between God and His people. Restoration The only way for Christians to enter the Kingdom of God is to have faith in Jesus and His death and resurrection. To restore humanity’s relationship with God, Jesus was sent to Earth to die and rise from the grave. This act proved that Jesus was human and divine. However, some 3
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people may think that to be restored to God’s good grace, a person must accumulate good acts and deeds during their life, but that is not what matters. A person can be restored to a full relationship with God by having faith in Jesus through His ultimate sacrifice. 1 John 5:11 (NIV)
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