top of page

Forgiveness is not optional

Make allowance for each other’s faults, and forgive anyone who offends you. Remember, the Lord forgave you, so you must forgive others. Col 3:13. Forgiveness is not a natural trait, but with God’s help we can. In Luke we read on how Jesus was betrayed by the jewish leaders, tried in a Jewish and Roman court, beaten, mocked, then crucified naked on a Roman cross, then just before he died in lk 23:34a Jesus said, “Father, forgive them, for they don’t know what they are doing.”. Jesus’ heart was always full of love, even to his executioners. If Jesus can forgive the most heinous of acts, we too must forgive others. This is so important to God, that in the Lord’s prayer that Jesus taught us, we pray “forgive us our sins as we forgive those who sin against us”. Praise God today that through Jesus we have been forgiven and given a fresh start and an eternal hope, so let’s forgive others as Jesus forgave us.

Share this:

2 views0 comments

Recent Posts

See All

God is here to help you

For I hold you by your right hand- I, the Lord your God. And I say to you, ‘Don’t be afraid. I am here to help you. Isaiah 41:13. When we place our hand into God’s hand through faith and trust ,He wil

If God is for us who can be against us

What shall we say about such wonderful things as these? If God is for us, who can ever be against us? Rom 8:31. How incredible, just think, if the God of Heaven and earth and creator of the universe i

Comments


WHAT ARE OUR DAILY WORDS?

ben-white-vtCBruWoNqo-unsplash.jpg

We all need encouragement in our life. So we send out Daily Words on weekdays via Email, Text or WhatsApp based on a verse from the Bible with a short explanation to encourage you and lift you up each day.

#PRAYERCHAIR

Posts Archive

Be encouraged. Subscribe to our Daily Words 

Thanks for submitting!

bottom of page