Tag Archives: Forgiveness

The Novel Jane Eyre Urges Readers to Learn to Forgive

Great Quotes from Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte In the book Jane Eyre, the main character, Jane, suffers great injustice during her childhood and adult life. The message of the book is clear: it is better to forgive than to … Continue reading

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I Struggle With Forgiveness

Forgive others so that your heavenly Father will forgive you. I read these words from the Bible and I can understand them. What I have problems with is actually putting those words into practice. I find it easier to forgive … Continue reading

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Forgiving Those Who Seek to Destroy You

Someone spreads rumors about you. Someone pounces on you and tries to destroy your reputation. Someone twists the words you have said or the words others have said about you. It’s tempting to seek revenge. It’s tempting to imagine all … Continue reading

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Following the Bible’s Path

“You have heard that it was said, ‘Love your neighbor and hate your enemy.’But I tell you, love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you, that you may be children of your Father in heaven. He causes his sun … Continue reading

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Life Isn’t Fair

1 Another time Jesus went into the synagogue, and a man with a shriveled hand was there. 2 Some of them were looking for a reason to accuse Jesus, so they watched him closely to see if he would heal … Continue reading

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Psalm 119: God’s Help for Stumbling Into Sin

by Melissa Main Your hands made me and formed me; give me understanding so that I can learn Your commands. Those who fear You will see me and rejoice, for I put my hope in Your word. I know, LORD, … Continue reading

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Sunrise

by Kevin I’ve thought about writing a devotional book with stories about the compassion of Jesus. Here is a sample. Any feedback welcome. SUNRISE As they sat there keeping warm by the fire, Christ turned to look at his old friend. … Continue reading

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Bitterness: A Bitter Fruit to Eat

Get rid of all bitterness, rage and anger, brawling and slander, along with every form of malice. Be kind and compassionate to one another, forgiving each other, just as in Christ God forgave you. Ephesians 4:31-32 NIV For if you … Continue reading

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