Tag Archives: Forgiveness

Confession

We believe in… the forgiveness of sins… I John 1:9 If we confess our sins, God is faithful and just and will forgive us our sins and purify us from all unrighteousness. Why do we need to confess our sins? … Continue reading

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Forgiveness and prayer

Mark 11:25 “When you stand praying, if you hold anything against anyone, forgive them, so that your Father in heaven may forgive you your sins.” Why is forgiveness an essential precondition for effective prayer? We cannot approach a holy God … Continue reading

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Let’s talk about sin (part 2)

I John 1:8-10 But of course, nobody wants to think of themselves as being basically bad. We don’t want to take responsibility for our sin – instead we make excuses for it. We say ‘God made me that way,’ or … Continue reading

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Deep clean

We believe in Jesus Christ… who was crucified, died and was buried, and descended into the grave. Hebrews 9:14 The blood of Christ, who through the eternal Spirit offered Himself unblemished to God, will cleanse our consciences from acts that … Continue reading

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Gone for ever

We believe in… the forgiveness of sins… Psalm 103:12 As far as the east is from the west, so far has He removed our transgressions from us. God has promised that if we confess our sins, “He will forgive us … Continue reading

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Going to the dentist

Psalm 32 Apparently 1 in 4 of us are afraid of going to the dentist. That’s a staggeringly high proportion of the population. It may be a hangover from times past, when dentists had a reputation for barbarity; there was … Continue reading

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Pilgrims’ Progress: Repentance and reconciliation

Exodus 33 & 34 As a result of Moses’ impassioned intercession (Exodus 32:11-13), Yahweh does not destroy the Israelites; but that does not mean that what they have done can be brushed under the carpet. His presence is temporarily withdrawn … Continue reading

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