Is it a sin to be insecure?

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Is it a sin to be insecure?

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Re: Is it a sin to be insecure?

Postby Nessa » Sat May 06, 2017 12:38 pm

I am not sure if it is a sin to feel insecure as much as its a sin to act on it.

I have a friend who, every now and then, makes insulting comments to me that are born out of her insecurities. To me, that is sin. Also I can dwell on bad thoughts and have a hardness of heart due to my own insecurities. I consider this also sin.

I find people can have a false humility due to insecurities which is also sin as well.

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Re: Is it a sin to be insecure?

Postby crochet1949 » Wed May 10, 2017 8:44 pm

Maybe a person needs to resolve the insecurity -- we Should be able to find our Security in our relationship with God. Our we a child of God?! We Can be.

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Re: Is it a sin to be insecure?

Postby Nessa » Thu May 11, 2017 12:09 am

crochet1949 wrote:Maybe a person needs to resolve the insecurity -- we Should be able to find our Security in our relationship with God. Our we a child of God?! We Can be.

Well yes but its kinda like saying an overweight person should be slim. Its not always that simple

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Re: Is it a sin to be insecure?

Postby crochet1949 » Thu May 11, 2017 8:45 pm

Well -- our relationship with God Can be resolved fairly easily. Do I believe in God in the 1st place -- Do I believe that Jesus Christ is God's Son? Do I believe that Jesus Christ died on the cross to take care of my sins? That He rose again after three days? 1 Corinthians 15: 3 -5 or so. The Gospel unto salvation. Accepting Jesus Christ as my personal Savior.
There's Nothing I need to do myself to secure my salvation. Jesus Christ has already done everything needed. We simply accept that what He's already done is all that Is needed.

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Re: Is it a sin to be insecure?

Postby crochet1949 » Fri May 12, 2017 6:59 pm

I read the article included -- goes a bit over-board.


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