Genesis 3:8-9; Psalm 81:11-13; Isaiah 1:1-4; 59:2; Jeremiah 4:22; Romans 3:23
For my people have committed two evils: they have forsaken me, the fountain of living waters, and hewed out cisterns that can hold no water.
The Israelites were God’s chosen people. He set them apart to be His children, yet they disobeyed Him and turned away from. For many years, God’s law was lost because they did not seek Him or follow Him. When Josiah became king, the Law was found and read to the people. The Israelites had broken God’s law. They had turned away from Him.
Everything was perfect in the world until we broke it. When humanity chose to sin, the world that was once perfect became messed up and broken. Sin is ultimately a rejection of God Himself. Because of sin bad things happen, we experience all types of pain, and death has come into the world. All of creation groans and wishes that the world be perfect and good like it was before.
Every child should know that:
Every child should:
Every child should feel:
Every child should want: