We need saving. According to Hebrews 9:22, “Without the shedding of blood, there is no forgiveness of sins.” What in the world does that mean? If we dive into the Old Testament, we see God’s plan starting to unfold to send Jesus to atone for our sins. Every book of the OT is pointing us to… Continue reading
Have you recently been wronged? Are you in a stuck place, wrestling with anger & bitterness? Look with me at Paul’s example in pursuing forgiveness.
When you discover the gravity of your own sin and come to realize what Jesus has done for ya…it wakes you up to the reality of MERCY. A game changer.
Forgiveness is one of the toughest things I have tried to instill in my children. I can remember bending over backwards to get one of our daughters to say the words, “I’m sorry.” She may have taken a bite out of a nearby toddler or triumphed over her monarchy rule of toyland and repeatedly, my husband… Continue reading
One of the biggest hindrances to showing God’s mercy to others is unforgiveness. How many times have we allowed a bitter root of bitterness to grow, hidden resentment within and experienced seasons of prolonged anger? Do we reflect a forgiving spirit which delights in mercy or instead, or we caught up in getting even, holding grudges and… Continue reading