Repentance or Penance – did you know there is a difference?
One is paying for your sins and one is turning from them.
Which is which?
Which one does God desire from us and why?
The Bible tells us that,
“The Lord isn’t really being slow about His promise,
as some people think. No, He is being patient for our sake.
He does not want anyone to be destroyed,
but He wants everyone to Repent.” – 2 Peter 3:9 (NLT)
Let’s explore that today with some examples from the Word.