Once you are presented with what the Word of God has to say about an issue, you are responsible for receiving His love, grace, & favor; and the gift of His righteousness. Remember, you are greatly blessed, highly favored, and deeply loved by your Heavenly Father.
This June, let’s focus on the redemptive power of Jesus’ blood!
You need to know that God is not punishing you for some past sin. Ephesians 1:7 says “In him we have redemption through his blood, the forgiveness of our trespasses, according to the riches of his grace”.
As a Clinical Pastoral Psychologist, I’ve counseled many Christians who believe that although you have forgiveness of sins, you are not free from the penalties of your sins. In other words, they still expect punishment from God. They believe this because they have been taught incorrectly. For example, some married Christian couples have been told that they are childless because God is punishing them for having had pre-marital sex. So although God has forgiven...