Forgiveness is not about the other person, it is about setting yourself free from the pain you are holding on to.
My wife and I have several restoration projects that have been on our things to do list for a long time, some of them years. It is not that we do not have the dream of restoring them, we just have not begun the work of doing so. As I have been thinking about theContinue reading “THE STRIPPING PROCESS”
it is this simple. Forgiveness is healing, grudges are harming.
LET THERE BE PEACE ON EARTH AND LET IT BEGIN WITH US.
The spiritual practice for this month has been forgiveness. Our Sunday morning love and inspiration group has been having some amazing conversations about forgiveness. In the midst of it, I realized that I had not forgiven myself for not writing to anyone last week. I had taken an entire week off from blogging. My firstContinue reading “PULL A WEED, PLANT A SEED”
This image suggests that shaking hands can symbolize forgiveness. It is a moment when we empty what we are holding on to and embrace that which is being offered. What other things do we do in our lives that symbolize forgiveness or the feelings that come with forgiveness?
We cannot go back and change the past, but we can affect our future.
We gain internal wisdom as we practice the spiritual gift of forgiveness.
Let’s forgive ourselves so we can do good work in the world
Faith, hope, and love. This is what forgiveness is based on.