The Freedom of Forgiving plus Coloring Book News!

Forgiveness can be hard, feeling like trying to break out of a cage of hurt, injustice and despair. After the Lord’s prayer in Matthew 6 NRSV, Jesus states,   14 For if you forgive others their trespasses,  your heavenly Father will also forgive you; 15 but if you do not forgive others,  neither will your Father forgive your trespasses.   It sounds rather harsh. After all, God is God and we are not. In some circumstances forgiving seems impossible.    So, I did a word study on the word forgive, and found some interesting insight. It means: “to leave, suffer, let alone,… Read More