Intentional Forgiveness


Remember Christ’s words:

Luke 6:31 (NIV)
Do to others as you would have them do to you.

I want the young man in Monday’s post to make good the damage to my car. And the people I’ve trespassed on want me to make good the damage I did.

Deliberate or accidental, trespassing calls for apology and restoration. Deliberate or accidental, being trespassed upon calls for forgiveness.

God calls us to forgive. On purpose.

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4 Responses to Intentional Forgiveness

  1. Forgiveness and absolution are not quite the same. The first assumes responsibility; the latter releases it.

  2. Oyinlola says:

    Timely message as usual. More blessings Shirlee.

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