The God of Multiple Chances
I have been talking through the attributes of God, the descriptions of Who God is and how God relates to humanity. I want to share about the attribute of God’s mercy.
To show mercy is to not give what would normally be deserved. Occasionally those in prison are pardoned and allowed to be released without having served their entire sentence. They are shown mercy, to receive something other than what was originally deserved.
Not only does God act with mercy towards humanity, His mercy is part of Who God is. The attribute of mercy is a communicable attribute…meaning that God expects us t...