forgiveness

forgiveness

Examining Forgiveness

A week ago Pastor Bryan Neal began a new preaching series through the New Testament book of Philemon. He challenged us to consider scripture’s demands that we forgive one another as we have been forgiven, and helped us to look deeply into what it means to truly forgive. One helpful quote from Knute Larson that he shared defined what forgiveness is, and is…

For Those Who Are Wounded

How do you know if you have forgiven someone? How can you tell if you have become bitter about a past offense? Below are some diagnostic questions from the last “Heart Issues” sermon on bitterness and forgiveness titled “Hope for the Wounded Heart.”Have I become bitter because I feel wounded by another? Has the peace in my heart been disrupted…