Category Archives: Forgiveness

Heap burning coals on his head?

What does it mean that you will heap burning coals on his head”? 5 ways burning coals are understood.

And, six guidelines (when you feel like getting revenge). Continue reading

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Get off the guilt trip

It’s possible to hurt ourselves and others when we don’t deal constructively with guilt in a grace-based, future-oriented way. Continue reading

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Did I commit the unforgivable sin?

Aside from specifically identifying blasphemy against the Spirit, we can at least say that it included… Continue reading

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When forgotten and deserted

It hurts to be forgotten and deserted. But when faced with such experiences, we only multiply our pain when we choose… Continue reading

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Can we earn God’s forgiveness?

We will never forgive others to the extent that Continue reading

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Power of forgiveness

Those who struggle with forgiveness find it hard to hear the words… Continue reading

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When forgiveness is understood this way

Forgiveness is a way of saying to God… Continue reading

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When you feel like getting revenge

Seven responses when you feel like getting revenge.  Continue reading

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Six important resources for relationships

Resources to help when relationships become difficult. Continue reading

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Our forgiving God

Remind yourself often of these truths “If you, O Lord, kept a record of sins, O Lord, who could stand? But with you there is forgiveness.” (Psalm 131:3-4) “The Lord our God is merciful and forgiving, even though we have … Continue reading

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