Thursday: Choosing Mercy over Justice

“Therefore the Lord waits to be gracious to you, and therefore he exalts himself to show mercy to you. For the Lord is a God of justice; blessed are all those who wait for him.” Isaiah 30:18, ESV

Black and white. Right versus wrong. I mentioned earlier this week that I am a justice-oriented person. This trait can be positive in some ways. Social justice is important, and God instructs us to care for the “least of these” in society. He is a just God. And I am made in His image.

The problem arises when…


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