Look through pictures of your kids when they were younger, asking your children if they can remember the story behind each image. Then ask if they can remember the first time they disobeyed Mom or Dad. Who taught them to disobey?
The Bible teaches that sin was passed down from Adam and Eve to all people. Sin has become part of our fallen nature. Tell your kids that it wasn't a surprise to God when Adam and Eve sinned; even then, He had a plan to save the world.
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