Posts tagged with ‘Forgiveness’

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4/24/19 WE CAN MOVE PAST FAILURE

by Barry Lovett

“I, even I, am He who blots out your transgressions for My own sake; and I will not remember your sins.” Isaiah 43:25. Satan not only delights in the moment of our failure but also in the spiritual inactivity that sometimes snares us in our remorse.  When we’ve blown our witness, we are and should be […]

1/8/19 THE PRICE OF OUR FREEDOM FROM SIN WAS PAID BY JESUS’ BLOOD

by Barry Lovett

“If the Son makes you free, you shall be free indeed.” John 8:36. Years after they sold Joseph into slavery, His brothers recalled their cruelty and feared revenge. They sent a message to Joseph, begging for forgiveness. They did this despite previous merciful actions and reassurances from their brother. Many of us too remain connected […]

11/16/18 IT IS BETTER TO LOOK AHEAD AND PREPARE THAN TO LOOK BACK AND DESPAIR

by Barry Lovett

“…forgetting those things which are behind.” Philippians 3:13. While we can never reclaim a lost opportunity, God has provided a way to free us from the devastating effects of self-condemnation and regret.  First, He pardons our sins through faith in Christ.  Then He gives us new opportunities.  Christ stands ready to erase the record of […]

7/9/18 GODLINESS THAT WILL INFLUENCE SUCCEEDING GENERATIONS

by Barry Lovett

“I will endeavor that you may be able, after my decease, to have these things always in remembrance.” II Peter 1:15. In the spiritual realm, we can leave an inheritance of life and light that will benefit others after our death.  The apostle Paul is a case in point. He was intent on making sure that […]