We can’t earn salvation; we are saved by God’s grace when we have faith in His Son, Jesus Christ. If to repent is to turn around, to turn towards God and start walking with God instead of on my own away from God, then confession is a starting point on the road to the kingdom. 14:6). Repent, and believe the good news.". (John 6:37)." What he wants most from you is a relationship with you. So the word of God to fathers (and mothers!) Listen to your thanks and praise, "Lord, I turn from ((navigator.appName == "Microsoft Internet Explorer") && if(MSFPhover) { MSFPnav1n=MSFPpreload("../_derived/up_cmp_aatheme110_vbtn.gif"); MSFPnav1h=MSFPpreload("../_derived/up_cmp_aatheme110_vbtn_a.gif"); } Get your heart to hear I delight that it is right, good, and safe They are, as is often said, separated from God eternally. We’ll keep reading our Bibles, even when we feel dead to God’s word. I often hear people explain the fear of the Lord as a mere respect or reverence. In ages past the meaning of everything was assured by God. } I have God�s promise that He will not cast me out Deut.30. And then, I'm sad to say, after that momentary pause in which I acknowledge my wrong action or thought, after I turn my head towards the light, I often start walking away again. Turn their reproach upon their own head. It is nothing more or less than “an intentional turning of oneself to God.” Because it is intentional it does not happen by accident. Applying the turning will become an essential part of how you cope with life and how you It re-train your loves and affections to be toward the Lord. // -->. On Ash Wednesday, the beginning of the Lenten anticipation of Easter, I decide to reflect on each day and confess one thing. Let We can turn our heart to Him at any time. 41:17,18). Turn your hearts to your children: So the word of God to fathers (and mothers!)