Casting all your anxieties on him, because he cares for you. – 1 Peter 5:7

casting all your anxieties on him, because he cares for you. - 1 Peter 5:7 (ESV)

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“In repentance there is a bitter sweetness, or a sweet bitterness. “How sorry do you think you have to be? What is the purpose of your sorrow for sin? It is to bring you to trust in the atoning work of our Lord Jesus Christ. It is not your sorrow that cleanses you from sin, but His blood. It is the goodness of God that leads a man to repentance.

The fact of the resurrection is clear enough. We must also grapple with the meaning of the resurrection. Simply, Jesus’ resurrection proved that His death was an actual propitiation for sin and that the Father had accepted it as such. The cross was the payment, the resurrection the receipt, proving that the payment was fully accepted.

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