By John Cox
Have you ever heard the biblical tale of the prodigal son? Does a father lovingly—even happily—forgiving his wayward son look an excessive amount of like a fairy story? Is it not easy that you can think that individuals who've failed or made undesirable offerings could be redeemed? And that there’s a God who truly desires to repair and heal those that make errors and conflict with consequences?
John Cox served as a Christian pastor for 16 years in actual fact believing in God. however the second he kissed one other man’s spouse, he misplaced the facility to work out God. not able to step again, recognize his mistake, and make an apology, his melancholy and disillusionment lead him right into a disastrous, adulterous affair, which finally led to damaged ties together with his spouse, his church, and God.
Divorced, from the ministry and his marriage, John plunged right into a melancholy, which he absolutely anticipated to be the tip of his tale. but if a trip to his demise father begins to unpack the emotional wounds he’d buried all through his lifestyles, a brand new self-awareness starts to sunrise. Slowly yet definitely, God unearths to John the reality approximately grace, forgiveness, and love.
Encounter redemption and wish via this actual, obvious account of failure and faith.
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