The Power of Forgiveness

Forgiveness is the fragrance that the violet sheds on the heel that has crushed it. —Mark Twain Like most of you, I have had some spectacularly fabulous opportunities to be offended and hurt by the attitudes, words and actions of others. I have had my seasons of grappling with forgiveness. Jesus spoke a lot aboutContinue reading “The Power of Forgiveness”

What Forgiveness Is—And What It Is Not

What Forgiveness Is Forgiveness is always a choice—not a feeling. Feelings and emotions need to come with a warning label! They are not always your friend! Emotions have no brains: they don’t think; they’re not logical; they’re not always reasonable! They just “feel”… and feelings not anchored in truth, mislead. The sad reality is thatContinue reading “What Forgiveness Is—And What It Is Not”