What should I do when I fail?


Let’s get right to the point.

  • Proverbs 24:26 – “The godly may trip seven times, but they will get up again.”
  • I John 1:9 – “If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just and will forgive us our sins and purify us from all unrighteousness.”

“After each failure ask for forgiveness, pick yourself up and try again.”

“For however important purity may be, this process trains us in habits of the soul which are more important still.”

“It cures our illusions about ourselves and teaches us to depend on God. We learn, on the one hand, that we cannot trust ourselves even in our best moments, and on the other, that we need not despair even in our worst, for our failures are forgiven.”

“No amount of falls will really undo us if we keep on picking ourselves up each time. We shall of course be very muddy and…

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One Response to What should I do when I fail?

  1. Black3Actual says:


    I am not going to be so vain as to think you wrote this just for me and me alone, but whether you know it or not, I am at least one of those whom the Lord used you to send a much needed message today. You’ll never know how badly I needed to hear and be lifted up by this word. I thank you for your willingness to serve Him, and to serve me in the process. May the Lord bless and keep you. Peace to you, my friend.

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