Forgiveness doesn’t mean what the person said or did is ok! It’s making a choice to let God free and make you whole and allow God to work in their life. It removes dead weight and gives us back our lives.
You keep trying to hang on the fence but feel you are hanging by a thin rope and about ready to fall off again! After all, the rope isn’t thick enough to hold you up under all that weight you are carrying.
So…in listening to Pastor Clair’s response from his dad, we notice that he didn’t get the response that he would have liked. However, Pastor Clair received the understanding that helped to heal the pain in his heart.
“In prayer there is a connection between what God does and what you do. You can’t get forgiveness from God, for instance, without also forgiving others. If you refuse to do your part, you cut yourself off from God’s part. (Matthew 6:15 The Message)
Are you ready to choose to forgive and let go of the resentment and bitterness and allow God to root out the hidden pain?
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How can you give rejection to the Lord when you aren't aware of having it?
How do we hear God's voice when we don't hear Him audibly or see Him?
Is your focus on God or on what others are doing or saying? If you truly focus on the Lord you will begin to taste and see that God really is GOOD!
Are you waiting on God or is He waiting on you? We invite you to listen to this series on what your part is and what God's part is in living the abundant life that His word promises!