The bad, the ugly, and the good

  1. All human beings are sinners

    for all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God – Romans 3:23 (ESV)

  2. God sent his son Jesus to reveal the truth about us and our sin

    Then Pilate said to him, “So you are a king?” Jesus answered, “You say that I am a king. For this purpose I was born and for this purpose I have come into the world— to bear witness to the truth. Everyone who is of the truth listens to my voice.” – John 18:37 (ESV)

  3. Jesus died for the sins of his people

    She will bear a son, and you shall call his name Jesus, for he will save his people from their sins. – Matthew 1:21 (ESV)

  4. We need to repent from sin and ask God’s forgiveness

    Then he opened their minds to understand the Scriptures, and said to them, “Thus it is written, that the Christ should suffer and on the third day rise from the dead, and that repentance and forgiveness of sins should be proclaimed in his name to all nations, beginning from Jerusalem. – Luke 24:45-47 (ESV)

  5. Jesus will keep his followers until the end of time

    looking to Jesus, the founder and perfecter of our faith, who for the joy that was set before him endured the cross, despising the shame, and is seated at the right hand of the throne of God. – Hebrews 12:2 (ESV)