STEPS TO PEACE WITH GOD!
God did not make us robots to
mindlessly love and obey Him. Instead He gave us a will and freedom of choice. But, like Adam, we often choose to disobey God and go our own selfish ways (read Genesis chapters 2-3). This side of our nature is called sin, and it separates us from God.
Our sin separates us from God.
See STEP 3
Go back to Step 1
The Bible says...
"For all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God...the wages of sin is death." --Romans 3:23; 6:23 (NIV)
"Therefore [after Adam sinned] the LORD God sent him forth from the garden of Eden..." --Genesis 3:23a (KJV)
"But your iniquities have separated you from your God; and your sins have hidden His face from you, so that He will not hear." --Isaiah 59:2 (NKJV)