Archive of ‘Forgiveness’ category

Please pass the freedom!

by Elisabeth Willard

As we’ve entered a New Year, I’m sure you’ve got your list of goals going. Perhaps you’re scrolling through social media every night thinking to yourself, “Hm, maybe that should be one of my goals too…” (Hush, comparison!) I’ve got a little something I’d like to share with you, that perhaps can go beyond a […]

Quickly + Completely

by Stacey Welch

“So, chosen by God for this new life of love, dress in the wardrobe God picked out for you: compassion, kindness, humility, quiet strength, discipline. Be even-tempered, content with second place, quick to forgive an offense. Forgive as quickly and completely as the Master forgave you. And regardless of what else you put on, wear […]

Grace + more grace.

by Kari Staaland

What is their story?  What if we asked ourselves this question every time we encountered a difficult person or situation?  Everyone does have a story and I think it’s very important we remember their words and actions are based out of that framework. Hebrews 12:15 says, “Look after each other so that none of you […]

A choice-driven love

by Kari Staaland

Forgiveness is never something I want to do.  The fact that I need to forgive someone means I have been hurt, betrayed, or offended. In no way do they deserve my grace and forgiveness.  But, my perspective can be a bit skewed at times!  What if God’s terms for MY forgiveness were based on whether […]