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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...

Today's Prayer
Loving God, thank you for your infinite patience and forgiveness. Help us to extend the same forgiveness to others that you have extended to us. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Psalm 103:1-13

Thought for the Day

No matter my past, God’s loving mercy is for me.

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