Jesus Christ, the Light of the world, shines for you and me.
a prayer of repentance, acknowledging the mercy and forgiveness of God
a prayer of repentance
a prayer for forgiveness and preservation
As long as the night may seem, the day has never failed to follow.
If you study the history of the Old Testament Hebrews, you will find a never-ending cycle of obedience, blessing, rebellion, discipline, repentance, and restoration. (But don’t get cocky. You and I have carried on that tradition.)
Healing was never intended to return us to the point where we were before, but to take us to a place where we are stronger than before.
What is stopping you from loving others?
How amazing, then, that God the Son deigned to come to this earth as Man.
Turn us again, O LORD God of hosts, cause Your face to shine, and we shall be saved.