QUESTION: How much of your past (or future) sins is God willing to forgive?
II Peter 3:9 The Lord is not slack concerning his promise, as some men count slackness; but is longsuffering to us-ward, not willing that any should perish, but that all should come to repentance.
Psalm 103:11-14 For as the heaven is high above the earth, so great is his mercy toward them that fear him, As far as the east is from the west, so far hath he removed our transgressions from us. Like as a father pitieth his children, so the Lord pitieth them that fear him. For he knoweth our frame; he remembereth that we are dust.
Romans 5:18-19 Therefore as by the offence of one judgment came upon all men to condemnation; even so by the righteousness of one the free gift came upon all men unto justification of life. For as by one man’s disobedience many were made sinners, so by the obedience of one shall many be made righteous.
Micah 7:18 Who is a God like unto thee, that pardoneth iniquity, and passeth by the transgression of the remnant of his heritage? he retaineth not his anger for ever, because he delighteth in mercy.
A look at Romans 5:18-19
Adam —————- Therefore as by the offence of one
All ——————— judgment came upon all men to condemnation;
Christ Jesus ——— even so by the righteousness of one
All ——————— the free gift came upon all men unto justification of life.
Adam —————- For as by one man’s disobedience
All ——————— many were made sinners,
Christ Jesus ——— so by the obedience of one
The Saved ———— shall many be made righteous.
Hebrews 8:12 For I will be merciful to their unrighteousness, and their sins and their iniquities will I remember no more.
Hebrews 10:17 And their sins and iniquities will I remember no more.
Romans 11:27 For this is my covenant unto them, when I shall take away their sins.
II Chronicles 7:14 If my people, which are called by my name, shall humble themselves, and pray, and seek my face, and turn from their wicked ways; then will I hear from heaven, and will forgive their sins, and will heal their land.
Jeremiah 50:20 In those days, and in that time, saith the LORD, the iniquity of Israel shall be sought for, and there shall be none; and the sins of Judah, and they shall not be found: for I will pardon them whom I reserve.
Jeremiah 31:34 And they shall teach no more every man his neighbour, and every man his brother, saying, Know the LORD: for they shall all know me, from the least of them unto the greatest of them, saith the LORD: for I will forgive their iniquity, and I will remember their sin no more.
Isaiah 43:25 I, even I, am he that blotteth out thy transgressions for mine own sake, and will not remember thy sins.
Isaiah 38:17 Behold, for peace I had great bitterness: but thou hast in love to my soul delivered it from the pit of corruption: for thou hast cast all my sins behind thy back.
Isaiah 44:22 I have blotted out, as a thick cloud, thy transgressions, and, as a cloud, thy sins: return unto Me; for I have redeemed thee.
Thus saith the Lord God of Israel.
John 6:37 All that the Father giveth me shall come to me; and him that cometh to me I will in no wise cast out.
John 8:24 I said therefore unto you, that ye shall die in your sins: for if ye believe not that I am he, ye shall die in your sins.
John 8:34-36 Verily, verily, I say unto you, Whosoever committeth sin is the servant of sin. And the servant abideth not in the house for ever: but the Son abideth ever. IF THE SON THEREFORE SHALL MAKE YOU FREE, YE SHALL BE FREE INDEED.
II Corinthians 54:21 For he hath made him to be sin for us, who knew no sin; that we might be made the righteousness of God in him.
Acts 13:38-39 Be it known unto you therefore, men and brethren, that THROUGH THIS MAN (Jesus Christ) is preached unto you the forgiveness of sins: by him all that believe are justified from all things, from which ye could not be justified by the law of Moses.
NOTE: There is total and absolute forgiveness of sin in Jesus Christ. Apart from Jesus Christ there is no forgiveness of sin.
Mercy — Not getting the BAD you deserve
Grace — Getting the GOOD you don’t deserve
Isaiah 1:18-20 Come now, and let us reason together, saith the Lord: though your sins be as scarlet, they shall be as white as snow; though they be red like crimson, they shall be as wool. If ye be willing and obedient, ye shall eat the good of the land: But if ye refuse and rebel, ye shall be devoured with the sword: for the mouth of the Lord hath spoken it.
NOTE: If you don’t know Jesus Christ, you don’t know God. If you don’t know Jesus Christ, God doesn’t know you.
Ezekiel 33:11a Say unto them, As I live, saith the Lord God, I have no pleasure in the death of the wicked; but that the wicked turn from his way and live: turn ye, turn ye from your evil ways; for why will ye die,…
ANSWER: He is willing to forgive any and all of your sins if you receive His Son as your Lord and Saviour.
Romans 10:9-13 That if thou shalt confess with thy mouth the Lord Jesus, and shalt believe in thine heart that God hath raised him from the dead, thou shalt be saved. For with the heart man believeth unto righteousness; and with the mouth confession is made unto salvation. For the scripture saith, Whosoever believeth on him shall not be ashamed. For there is no difference between the Jew and the Greek: for the same Lord over all is rich unto all that call upon him.
For whosoever shall call upon the name of the Lord shall be saved.
NOTE: His name is «Jesus Christ.»
Matthew 11:28-30 Come unto me, all ye that labour and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you, and learn of me; for I am meek and lowly in heart: and ye shall find rest unto your souls. For my yoke is easy, and my burden is light.