Tom Johnson (Nevada, USA)
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[The Lord] does not deal with us according to our sins, nor repay us according to our iniquities. . . . as far as the east is from the west, so far he removes our transgressions from us. - Psalm 103:10, 12 (NRSV)
I’ve said and done many things I’m not proud of in my life. When I consider these transgressions, I wish I could go back in time and skip committing them in the first place. But I cannot retract my hurtful words or actions, and I cannot reasonably anticipate forgiveness from...
No matter my past, God’s loving mercy is for me.
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