Forgive as the Lord forgave you
One of my all-time favorite places on earth would have to be the beach. To stand on the shoreline and just try to take in the vastness of it is overwhelming. The same is true of God’s love. When we go deeper into God’s love we find out that true peace in our lives comes only through forgiveness.
The Lord’s Prayer spells this out for us,
Forgive us our debts, as we also have forgiven our debtors.
There is not one of us out there that doesn’t want God to forgive us. In fact, when someone else hurts us, human nature tells us to not let go of it. This is only on the surface, just like the ocean or God’s love. We must go deeper to discover why forgiveness is necessary…
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