We will surely sin -- but if we humbly submit ourselves to Him with a contrite heart,we will experience both forgiveness and blessing
If you want to live a life that is marked by His blessings - choose to open your mouth and speak love and life. I want to experience the blessed life that believers have been promised. May the Holy Spirit work in me to make it so.
We better watch out! God blessed America for many years and we are not even His chosen people! He blessed us because there was a time when we, as a nation prayed for the peace of Jerusalem; there was a time when He could see at least one righteous among us. He blessed us because in spite of our grievous sin, we had a reverence and respect for the things and people of God. But, in the words of my friend Eulalia King, "We have lost our Plum D minds!"
when we witness just one person walking in sin and unbelief - it must be our desire to see the miracle of salvation and redemption take place. We must be bold and courageous enough to say to the lost "Come forth!"; "Arise!"; "Live!"
Keep in mind that when sin is viewed superficially, it is dealt with superficially.” Erwin W. Lutzer When You've Been Wronged: Moving From Bitterness to Forgiveness