He Paid the Fare
For the wages of sin is death, but the gift of God is eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord.
God called Jonah to go and preach in
So when God said to Jonah, an Israelite, “Arise, go to
But God told Jonah to get up and go, so he got up and went. But he went the other way. Instead of going 500 miles northeast to
This is something we should know about sin. It will cost us. Sin is very expensive. Sometimes businesses promise a product or service now, with no payments until later. We love this, because it seems as though we are getting something free. But payday will come, with interest.
The devil says, “Play now. You won’t have to pay.” But sin will always cost us. Jonah paid the fare. Adam’s sin cost him paradise. David’s sin cost him his family and reputation. Samson’s sin ultimately cost him his life. What is your sin costing you?
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