Psalm 62:8, NIV: Trust in him at all times, O people; pour out your hearts to him, for God is our refuge.
Isaiah 43:24-26, NIV: But you have burdened me with your sins and wearied me with your offenses. “I, even I, am he who blots out your transgressions, for my own sake, and remembers your sins no more. Review the past for me, let us argue the matter together; state the case for your innocence.
Psalm 38:1-4, 9, 15, 18, NIV: O Lord, do not rebuke me in your anger or discipline me in your wrath. For your arrows have pierced me, and your hand has come down upon me. Because of your wrath there is no health in my body; my bones have no soundness because of my sin. My guilt has overwhelmed me like a burden too heavy to bear.
Ezra 10:2-4, NIV: Then Shecaniah son of Jehiel, one of the descendants of Elam, said to Ezra, “We have been unfaithful to our God by marrying foreign women from the peoples around us. But in spite of this, there is still hope for Israel. Now let us make a covenant before our God to send away all these women and their children, in accordance with the counsel of my lord and of those who fear the commands of our God. Let it be done according to the Law. Rise up; this matter is in your hands. We will support you, so take courage and do it.”
Psalm 38:9,15, NIV: All my longings lie open before you, O Lord; my sighing is not hidden from you, I wait for you, O Lord; you will answer, O Lord my God.