Forgiveness & Unforgiveness

When someone offends us, whether it's real or perceived – its impact is left within our hearts, our words and our lives. The stain of unforgiveness is relentless...it's time consuming! Unforgiveness ties up our emotional well-being in ways that hinder many other areas in our lives, inhibiting spiritual & personal development. When I've been offended, [...]

More on Forgiveness…

Forgiveness alters us emotionally, psychologically and spiritually. It is an alteration of our beliefs, our speech, and our behavior. Those words that we once spoke to ourselves through shame, guilt or lack of self-love are no longer allowed entry. Additionally, words that we once spoke regarding others through anger, hurt, resentment, or lacking in love [...]

Forgiveness ~No Personal Attacks

We can not heal nor forgive ourselves when we attack ourselves through guilt, condemnation or self-pity. It is through acceptance of God's unconditional love for us, and self-acceptance that we begin to heal. We must give ourselves permission to learn through trial & error...no personal attacks. We were not born with the guidelines for living [...]

Emotional Distractions…

#465876393 / <a style="color:#a7a7a7;text-decoration:none;font-weight:normal !important;border:none;" href="http://www.gettyimages.com&quot; Unforgiveness distracts us from bearing life into our bodies, our minds, our hearts and our spirits. Unforgiveness is a distraction from spiritual & personal development. Many of us have been challenged with unforgiveness - there are many lessons that can be learned through its harsh impact on our emotions. [...]

It’s a Hard Topic, but…

So here I go, referencing the topic of unforgiveness. Bear with me - I know that forgiveness is not as easy as it sounds. Master & Lord Jesus reminds us to forgive seventy-seven times (Matthew 18:21-22). That's a lot of forgiving! It's one of the most challenging paths to take. Perhaps we think that our [...]