Ask a Pastor Column
January 27, 2022
Presenting Biblical answers to tough questions
Q: How do I know if I’m sinning or not? Is there a list of sins that I can look at?
A: If I were speaking to this person face to face, I would ask them why they want to know if they are sinning or not. If they are thinking they need to fill out a checklist of righteous behavior in order to avoid being punished or earn God’s favor, then it’s important to know God doesn’t work like that. He has forgiven believers all trespasses in Christ (Colossians 2:14) and we will not come into judgment for sinning or breaking God’s rules (John 5:2...