The Epitome of God’s Love
12 He has removed our sins as far from us as the east is from the west.
_________________ are things in our past that we carry with us for the rest of our lives.
They do not always have to be physical.
Three things that scars do for us
1.) _______________ us to focus on God and his ______________.
2 Corinthians 12:7-10
9 “’My grace is all you need. My power works best in weakness.’ So now I am glad to boast about my weaknesses, so that the power of Christ can work through me.”
2.) _______________ as proof that God ______________.
Physical scars represent healing, or healed wounds.
3.) Allows God to show the _________________________________ through our scars.
For his anger lasts only a moment, but his favor lasts a lifetime; weeping may stay for the night, but rejoicing comes in the morning.