God's forgiveness is one of the key themes of the Bible. In fact, the whole point of the Bible is to show how Christ died and rose again so that our sins could be forgiven.
Elohay Selichot is used three times in the Old Testament.
Nehemiah 9:17 But you are a God who forgives; you are gracious and loving, slow to be angry.
Psalm 130:4 But you forgive us, and so we will worship you.
Daniel 9:9 Lord God, you are merciful and forgiving, even though we have rebelled against you.
In the New Testament Jesus and the disciples teach us that we are to forgive like God does. Ephesians 4:32 says, Be kind and merciful, and forgive others, just as God forgave you because of Christ.
Challenge: who do you need to forgive today? Ask God to help you forgive them.
Short and sweet inspirations for Christian teen girls.