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Flowing from the Cross

Forgiveness is the heart of our relationship with God. Through the promise of His forgiveness, we can come into His presence and walk in His peace. Explore six facets of forgiveness and imagery to remember them in Flowing from the Cross.

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Flowing from the Cross gives you the opportunity to dive into each facet of God’s forgiveness. Listen as Dan Paavola explains the heart behind the book.

Hymn Connections

For centuries, hymns have expressed the truth of forgiveness. Hymns that showcase forgiveness remind us of the different images and dramatic changes that this gift brings. Use these hymns to open or close your reading or study.

Discussion Questions

Each chapter ends with discussion questions to reflect on each image of forgiveness and how you experience it in your walk with Christ.

He canceled my offenses,         Delivered me from death;
He is the Lord who cleanses      My soul from sin through faith. (LSB 724:4)squares


Meet the Author

Daniel E. Paavola is a professor and pastor with the gifts of storytelling, motorcycle riding, and Model-T restoring. He is a professor of theology at Concordia University Wisconsin and served twelve years as pastor at St. Paul Lutheran Church in the town of Butternut, Wisconsin.

Check out Dan’s other titles:

Patience and Perfection

Patience and Perfection: Finding Peace in God’s Plan for You

Our Way Home: A Journey through the Lord’s Prayer

Our Way Home: A Journey through the Lord’s Prayer


Grace, Faith, Scripture: Portrait of a Lutheran

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