“If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just and will forgive us our sins and purify us from all unrighteousness” I John 1:9 Marvin, I, and a friend were driving through the Joshua Tree National Park in southeastern California and stopped to take pictures of the cactus plants. Norm asked me to take his picture standing beside a big cactus plant. What we didn’t realize was that the cactus prickles are a lot like porcupine needles. They hook the clothes skin, shoes — anything — of anyone who gets too close. Well, Norm got too close and ended…