Category Archives: Forgiveness

Forgiving God?

(This is the tenth and final entry of a series on forgiveness. The purpose is twofold. First to help us understand and be as patient as God with the grief, anger, and doubts of those who are going through a … Continue reading

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Forgiving Yourself

(This is the ninth entry of a series on forgiveness.) “Do you dare release the person you are today from the shadow of the wrong you did yesterday?                         … Continue reading

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On The Other Side of Forgiveness

(This is the eighth entry of a series on forgiveness. Repentance.) HONESTY. Forgiveness is honest, severely honest. None of us want to be on the other side of forgiveness. We do not want to be the target of the severe … Continue reading

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Remember No More

(This is the seventh entry of a series on forgiveness. Forgetting.) I, even I, am he who blots out your transgressions, for my own sake, and remember your sins no more (Isaiah 43:25). Forgive each other, just as in Christ … Continue reading

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Relationship Restored

(This is the sixth entry of a series on forgiveness. Reconciliation.) The story of the twin brothers, Esau and Jacob, is one of deception, theft, rage, revenge, and hatred. Jacob tricked his brother out of his birthright. He later lied … Continue reading

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Father Forgive Them

(This is the fifth entry of a series on forgiveness. Can you forgive the unrepentant?) “He himself bore our sins in his body on the tree, so that we might die to sins and live for righteousness; by his wounds … Continue reading

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How Lord? How?

(This is the fourth entry of a series on forgiveness.) Within the fallenness of this world, the reality of sin, and human weakness, forgiveness seems unnatural. God intends forgiveness to be natural and to be the norm in disciples of … Continue reading

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