Vertical Connection – September 16

¿ Forgiveness Solo?

“Then, having sinned and offended, he will restore what he stole, or the damage of slander, or the deposit entrusted to him, or the loss that he found …” Leviticus 6: 4

True repentance means “to restore.” That is, every wrong attitude we take brings its consequences, which we must maturely assume. For example; If we have broken something very expensive, we cannot just ask the owner for forgiveness, that will not be enough, we have to pay in cash! That is Restitution!

Unfortunately it is very easy to destroy and hurt, but how difficult it is to rebuild and heal wounds. God not only wants you to ask for forgiveness, but to be able to repay the damages, of course when this is still possible. If we have spoken badly of someone, not only must we remain silent after asking for forgiveness, but now we have the responsibility to speak well of that person, in contexts similar to those of the moment in which we criticize.

“Therefore thus says the Lord: If you turn, I WILL RESTORE you, and you will stand before Me; and if you separate the precious from the vile, you will be like my mouth. Convert them to you, and you do not convert to them. ” Jeremiah 15:19

Restore means; “To transform something back to its origin”. Sin and the mistakes we make are deforming the image of God in us, God wants to restore your life and also wants to use you, let him restore and separate the precious from the Vile in your life, now is the time to obey God, because of the same way God will restore you.

If you are deeply sorry for the mistakes you made, because you have hurt someone, I am sure that you have already asked God and that person for forgiveness, but it is important that you understand that it is not enough, it would be necessary for you to restore, start again Not only is praying for them, but you also need to do practical things that show your true love and repentance.

I understand that it is not an easy task to close these doors that you have left open, not being able to solve these problems in due time, but today I encourage you to make a decision and although we know that it is never easy to take the first step, it is healthy and important to your life. If there is something that was pending, take advantage and restore it, remember that God wants to work with you in the same way.

May your actions speak much louder than your words.

Remember: Leave the past in the past and start Restituting!

Shirley chambi

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If you need prayer or counseling, CVC La Voz has people ready to help. CVC La Voz Radio Cristiana provides dynamic and relevant content daily to impact lives. We have a dedicated group of counselors ready to receive your prayer requests, comments, or questions.

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