It's a truth that has always amazed me. Forgiveness is freely available. Completely free. Completely freeing. All we have to do is confess. That's sometimes the toughest part - the confessing. And the letting go, really letting go and letting it be erased as He wants it to be. Sometimes that's hard too.
In her post When a Family Needs a Fresh Start: Making a Place of Repentance, Ann explains a way to make it so real and vivid. It makes me wish again that we had a prayer bench in our house to set up such a thing.