Asking in Prayer
The backslider in heart will be filled with the fruit of his ways, and a good man will be filled with the fruit of his ways (Proverbs 14:14).
If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just to forgive us our sins and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness (1 John 1:9).
If my people who are called by my name humble themselves, and pray and seek my face and turn from their wicked ways, then I will hear from heaven and will forgive their sin and heal their land (2 Chronicles 7:14).
Return, O faithless sons; I will heal your faithlessness. Behold, we come to you, for you are the Lord our God (Jeremiah 3:22).
Return, O faithless children, declares the Lord; for I am your master; I will take you, one from a city and two from a family, and I will bring you to Zion (Jeremiah 3:14).
If we say we have no sin, we deceive ourselves, and the truth is not in us (1 John 1:8).
If anyone does not abide in me he is thrown away like a branch and withers; and the branches are gathered, thrown into the fire, and burned (John 15:6).
And he told them a parable to the effect that they ought always to pray and not lose heart (Luke 18:1).
Then the Lord knows how to rescue the godly from trials, and to keep the unrighteous under punishment until the day of judgment (2 Peter 2:9).
But he gives more grace. Therefore it says, “God opposes the proud, but gives grace to the humble” (James 4:6).
Whoever conceals his transgressions will not prosper, but he who confesses and forsakes them will obtain mercy (Proverbs 28:13).