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These verses and any linked articles/stories are intended to help jumpstart you in your own studies. MOST VERSES ARE BEST UNDERSTOOD WITHIN THE CONTEXT OF THE WHOLE LETTER in which it was written. We can’t emphasize enough how important it is to have your own bible and seek on your own. no one or any resource can replace one-on-one time with the king.
Repentance is beautiful! Some associate repentance with condemnation but it has no bearing or relation to real repentence which is full of freedom and peace. Come...see how generous God is in our repentance. Experience the depth of His kindness, goodness, and love. The salvation of the Lord starts with repentance. It is a good thing!
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PSALM 32:2 [TPT] How blessed and relieved are those who have confessed their corruption to God! For He wipes their slates clean and removes hypocrisy from their hearts.
ROMANS 2:4 [NASB] do you think lightly of the riches of His kindness and restraint and patience, not knowing that the kindness of God leads you to repentance?
PSALM 32:10 [TPT] But when you trust in the Lord for forgiveness, his wrap-around love will surround you.
PSALM 32:5 [TPT] Then I finally admitted to you all my sins, refusing to hide them any longer. I said, “My life-giving God, I will openly acknowledge my evil actions.” And you forgave me! All at once the guilt of my sin washed away and all my pain disappeared!