Although God’s original
intent was for us to have abundant life through an intimate
relationship with Him, Adam and Eve stepped out of that relationship
through a decision to disobey God. When Adam and Eve went
against God's instruction, sin was introduced to the world.
Ever since that time, we have chosen to disobey God and go
our own way. Our sin separates us from God and the relationship
we were created to have with Him.
What the Bible Says
But your iniquities have separated you from your God;
your sins have hidden his face from you, so that he will not