When someone does something horrible and hurtful to you can you forgive them? Or will you hold onto the anger and let it consume you? Would you help this person if they needed it and love them anyways?
We have so many wonderful caring light writers here on this blessed site who set marvellous examples to others. We also have those who preach bigotry and darkness and this is all about them. A far departure from my usual pages but sometimes we just have to say it as it is.....
"For by grace are ye saved through faith; and that not of yourselves: it is the gift of God." -Ephesians 2:8
From Robert Brewer's Wednesday Prompt challenge to write a late poem. Dedicated to my old best friend Adam.
Changes come at times we do not expect them. Sometimes we make the changes and other times changes are made for us. It is what we do with those changes that makes a difference in our lives.
My Mother recently passed away and this letter was one of forgiveness between us. I love my Mother dearly but things were not perfect by any means. Forgiveness is such a healing process and it honestly does release so much from our bodies, minds and Spirits. Surrender, release and ...
Learning to let go and let God. Knowing He is able.
I'm never surprised when my old traveling companions, Guilt and Shame start talking to me...but I am so grateful to have introduced them to Grace and Mercy.
Losing a job CAN be a wonderful thing! Look at the glass half full and let the experience enlighten you, uplift you, bring out the best in you. Losing a job actually empowers you on all levels. I know from personal experience.
Why is it so hard to love ourselves sometimes ? To give myself the same compassion and courtesy that I give to others ? This is just how I feel today.
Why Inner Peace and Tranquility have become so uncommon today? This is the basic question everyone disillusioned by current lifestyle wants to ask. These 7 thoughts are pointers to the path leading to inner peace and true happiness
All around the world the news is about death , destruction , rape, greed , hate and suicide ,and many more atrocities ...How we should weep for all we see and hear ....
4 What it's worth... I apologize for all those times I made you hurt.
I have written this prayer as a reminder to myself and others, we should never become too busy, that we forget to pray.
Write a poem about The Past. A poem prompt from the Deviant Art Group poem for the poemless.
From Robert Brewer's prompt idea of writing a poem based on the idea of the last of something. In this case giving someone in my past forgiveness and a wish for God's grace.
How many of us dread our birthdays especially when we are what they called OLD. Or perhaps we are a sum of all our life's happenings and can celebrate ourselves in a glorious way...I am.....
He was one of the Twelve. He was a disciple like me. He followed the Master like me. He was taught by the Master like me. He was my brother in the Lord. Yet, at an unfortunate moment of his life, he faltered. He betrayed the Lord and me and all of us. But the Lord never stopped lo...
Our thoughts and actions originate from the same source. Moral dualism is at play every moment and it is up to us to overcome the challenges posed by them. We should never forget this is a shared world underpinned by coexistence and harmony.
9th in the More Than Series. This about forgiveness and about how it is more than just forgiving someone.
To God all sin is sin. We must have right relationship with God and man.
In 2 Peter 3:9 says God does not want anyone should perish, but all should come to repentance.
The final result of sin is death and destruction. "The wages of sin. is death" (Rom. 6:23)..
There are times when we may do something we know is wrong - and it leaves a scar on our hearts like steps in new fallen snow - that only forgiveness can erase.
Every one who sins breaks the law, in fact, sin is lawlessness" (1 John 3:4)..