'Forgiven' by Greg Olsen. With a broken heart and a contrite spirit, we can receive forgiveness and learn from our mistakes. Part of what we may learn in the process is that happiness comes not only from receiving forgiveness, but also from extending it.
One of my favorite stories in the New Testament. LO Woman At The Well By Liz Lemon Swindle "How is it that thou, being a Jew, askest drink of me...for the Jews have no dealings with the Samaritans." The Savior then taught, "Whosoever drinketh of the water I shall give him shall never thirst." (John 4)
Or did you think that because he's such a nice God, he'd let you off the hook? Better think this one through from the beginning. God is kind, but he's not soft. In kindness he takes us firmly by the hand and leads us into a radical life-change. MSG Rom