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The Word Artist

I Couldn’t Stop Sinning

I begged forgiveness, then did it again and again

Woman on church platform, on her knees.
Photo by Luis Alberto Sánchez Terrones on Unsplash

I knew I was disgusting, my righteousness as filthy rags. When God looked at me, He was revolted, and would rightly turn His face away from me. I begged for forgiveness, but then I turned around and sinned again. Why couldn’t I stop?

No one had ever taught me to sin. I had figured it out all by myself, and I didn’t…



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