To Be A Christian

Pulled Pork and Prayer

I love how Christians with sin in their past are being ridiculed as hypocrites. There is no such thing as a Christian — or anyone else for that matter — with a sinless past, save Jesus Christ. As a Christian, I’m not claiming that I’ve never sinned. Quite the contrary, in fact. I’d like to clarify the definition of a Christian for those who might be a bit foggy about what it means to call oneself a Christian. It’s quite simple. It’s the ABC’s of salvation.

I’m (A) Admitting that I am a sinner like everyone else, that I am weak and in no position to judge anyone.
“For ALL have sinned and fall short of the glory of God.” Romans 3:23

I (B) Believe that Jesus Christ gave himself as a sinless sacrifice so that all the horrible things I’ve done can be forgiven by God. Man is…

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About Laurel C Kriegler

A born and bred South African, I was educated at Rhodes University in Grahamstown, South Africa, where I graduated with an Honours Degree (post-graduate) in Economics at the end of 2001. After spending several years gaining work experience in the UK, I returned to South Africa to get married. It was during the ensuing period that my pursuits of writing and editing took hold.
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