When Adam sinned in the garden he condemned all of his children to death. When Adam walked the earth without sin, heaven and earth were connected...man walked with God, Angels could be heard singing, heaven was very near—connected, if you will, by a Huge Golden chain. When Adam sinned, the chain was broken, and heaven drifted further away, until the sounds of heaven could no longer be heard on earth.
And Jesus the perfect man without sin willingly gave up his life for you and I. As he hung on the cross and said "It is finished.” He stretched out his arms and grasped that golden chain and united Heaven and Earth. With a loud cry he announced freedom from sin for all who would believe in Him.
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