For all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God. We have all sinned and because of that we are not worthy of Heaven.
"for all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God"
But because God so loved the world he sent his one and only son to die on the cross for us. Because Jesus died on the cross for us our sins are forgiven.
"For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life."
Jesus' blood cleansed us of our sins so we can live a pure life when we ask for forgiveness.
"But if we walk in the light, as he is in the light, we have fellowship with one another, and the blood of Jesus, his Son, purifies us from all sin."
1 John 1: 7
Through Baptism we outwardly express our love for Jesus Christ and our willingness to be obeidient and follow Him.
"And now what are you waiting for? Get up, be baptized and wash your sins away, calling on his name."
Green represents the growth that we have in Christ. When our relationship with Christ grows, we grow as people and our love for God grows.
"Instead, speaking the truth in love, we will grow to become in every respect the mature body of him who is the head, that is, Christ."
Because Jesus died for us and our sins are forgiven, we are able to go to Heaven with Jesus Christ when we die, where there are streets of gold.
"But to all who did receive him, who believed in his name, he gave the right to become children of God,"