Key verse Genesis 3:21
Key verse Genesis 35:2. When things go wrong, go back to the place of your “first love”, repenting as needed beforehand.
Like Peter, we all fail and sin at times, but if we repent, our Lord is ready to forgive us and cleanse us from all sin.
Turn away from sin and turn to God by trusting in Jesus Christ our Lord and Savior. Then our sins are wiped out. The mercy and grace of God are truly amazing.
As Christians, we have spiritual blessings from God which are far greater than the material blessings. In order to receive real blessings from the Lord, we need to draw closer to Him.
Our life becomes miserable spiritually when we are far away from Jesus. But by God’s grace and mercy, we can always return to Him by remembering, repenting, and doing the first things that drew us closer to God.
God loved Jonah and the people of Nineveh, and is eager to share His mercy and grace with all.