Whatever Happened To Sin? (1 Of 2) by Fenton Moorhead

WHATEVER HAPPENED TO SIN?

A teenager's mother contacted a hit man because her daughter did
not make the cheerleading squad... It's incredibly difficult to
give a RATIONAL EXPLANATION.

In Galveston during the Spring Break overflow of students to the
beaches of Texas, a new ingredient was added to the menu of sun
and suds. Tragically, it was guns. A student was shot and
killed. IS THERE A RATIONAL EXPLANATION?

A month ago a new born baby was discovered in a dumpster just
moments before it could have been crushed in a garbage truck. It
is just ignorance that causes a mother to stoop to such depths?
There is no RATIONAL EXPLANATION?

When three teenagers raped and savagely beat a New York jogger
the judge who sentenced them said,

"These boys have turned Central Park into a torture chamber of
mindless marauding. The intensity of their violence was
unfathomable. No rational mind can explain it."

"NO RATIONAL MIND CAN EXPLAIN IT."

Why couldn't he say the word? The one word that is always
missing in the analysis? Why couldn't he call it evil and sin.
No one ever mentions sin anymore.

WHATEVER HAPPENED TO SIN?

Why can't people affirm the Biblical fact that evil is on the
lose in this world and all of us do battle with a sinister force
within each of us called sin ...THAT SEEKS TO DECEIVE,
DISORIENT, DISRUPT, AND DESTROY?

Harvard sociologist JAMES WILSON comes close when he said,

"The veneer of civilization is very thin and given the right set
of circumstances any of us could commit unimaginable acts."

Do you believe that?
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