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In the end, my time of confession was more than a time of reckoning with the past, it was also a reorientation toward the future. The act of confession and the confirmation of my forgiveness gave me a liberty to embrace radical repentance.
Accountability is a very popular topic today, but no matter how good and how accurate these strategies and plans are, attempting to apply them in a paradigm of performance and behavior modification will be counter-productive.
Confession has been criticized for its abuse, but we must ask ourselves, do we negate the benefits of modern medicine because there are those who abuse prescription drugs?
This is not to say that hadn’t done the dishes, or that I’d left Kelly to slave away in the kitchen, but I have to admit that my default attitude toward such tasks had been that they didn’t belong to me.