Called to Forgive

Soul Detox

Part 9

Be kind and compassionate to one another, forgiving each other, just as in Christ God forgave you. (Ephesians 4:32 NIV)

for webForgiveness is a necessary action that contributes to our health and wellbeing, one we need to give as well as receive, one that must be learned and practiced regularly. But is it really possible to forgive each other in the same manner that God, through Christ, forgave us?

Knowing that God never commands us to do what is humanly impossible I struggle with this forgiveness precept. How can I let go of the offense and release the offender when the scars, some years old—still tender and sore, are there to remind me? Read More

See you in a twinkling,

Brenda K. Hendricks

4 thoughts on “Called to Forgive

  1. I have to go to the Lord daily, sometimes for months on end, to “renew” my proclomation to Him that I need HIM to help me forgive sometimes. Thank you for sharing this! Annie 🙂

    • Annie, I do too. And sometimes, as I said in my post, the offense resurfaces years later. I again ask the Lord to help me with forgiveness and proclaim it in Jesus’ name to seal it. I’ve found that helps me to ward it off the next time it rears its ugly head. Thanks for commenting. 🙂

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