John Piper

WHAT IS SIN?
Sin is the Glory of God not honored
Sin is the Holiness of God not Reverenced
Sin is the Greatness of God not admired
Sin is the Power of God not praised
Sin is the Truth of God not sought
Sin is the Wisdom of God not esteemed
Sin is the Beauty of God not treasured
Sin is the Goodness of God not savored
Sin is the Faithfulness of God not trusted
Sin is the Promises of God not believed
Sin is the Commandments of God not obeyed
Sin is the Justice of God not respected
Sin is the Wrath of God not feared
Sin is the Grace of God not cherished
Sin is the Presence of God not prized
Sin is the Person of God not loved.
- John Piper