There has been a load that I have been carrying for three years. I’ve referenced it in some previous posts, although my messages have been somewhat cryptic. I was badly hurt, really betrayed by someone who I worked for and thought very highly of, and considered a friend. It was one of the most painful … Continue reading How do you know when you have forgiven?
Forgiveness is tough. Being hurt by someone we care about causes such deep suffering. It’s hard to put into words the pain that seems to emanate from our core into every cell of our bodies. The truth is that until we forgive, we are trapped, we are controlled, we are imprisoned by the … Continue reading Steps to Forgiveness
Ok…I admit, I have always loved the Parable of The Prodigal Son. I like to focus on the Father. Imagine him getting up each morning wondering, ‘Is this the day? Will I see my son today? Will my son finally come to his senses and return home?’ And each day he stares into the distance…. hoping … Continue reading I have to be honest here….
I saw a video the other day. It was about a man who lost his pregnant wife and his only daughter when the car that he was driving was hit head on by a teenage drunk driver. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E7zwQ_7q-fU It’s a tough one to watch but SO POWERFUL. There is so much in it….the forgiveness, the … Continue reading Move aside, just move aside..