What is sin? Sin is trying to get away from God who love us – it’s wanting to go our own way without him.
But the Bible says it’s not like simply wandering off the path and getting lost by mistake. It’s like a horse charging at full speed away from him. We want to get away from God that badly! We are like horses galloping headlong after the things we want.
But God can stop runaway horses.
And lead them gently back.
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