Archive for 'Forgiveness'

Releasing Resentment

Matthew 18:21—19:1 Jos 3:7-10a,11,13-17 / Psa 114 I tell you, not seven times, but seventy-seven times. (Matthew 18:22) We forget what forgiveness means When we’re offended or betrayed; Lord, remind us of our own sins, And Your mercy in times we strayed. Peter came to Jesus and asked, “Lord, how many times shall I forgive […]

Forgiveness and Healing

Matthew 9: 1-8 Gen 22: 1b-19 / Psa 115 Take heart, son; your sins are forgiven. (Matthew 9:2) In times when we are suffering, Doubts and fears do not entertain; Just believe God is forgiving, His mercy makes us whole again. Jesus stepped into a boat, crossed over and came to His own town. Some […]

Turning the Other Cheek

Matthew 5: 38-42 2 Cor 6:1-10 / Ps 98 If someone strikes you on the right cheek, turn to him the other also. (Matthew 5:39) Revenge torments my soul and mind, True peace and joy how can I seek? Help me Lord in my heart to find Your grace to turn the other cheek. “You […]

Love and Forgiveness

John 21: 15-19 Acts 25: 13b-21 / Ps 103 Simon son of John, do you love me more than these? (John 21:15) How much we love our Lord Jesus Depends on how we care for His sheep; From our sins His grace has freed us, His forgiveness a treasure we’ll keep. When they had finished […]

Of Love and Forgiveness

Matthew 28:1-10 Rom 6:3-11 / Psa 118 Do not be afraid. (Matthew 28:10) I am forgiven and unafraid, Sin no longer has a hold on me “This is the day that the Lord has made” Jesus has risen to set me free. After the Sabbath, at dawn on the first day of the week, Mary […]

Forgive But Correct

Luke 6: 36-38 Dn 9: 4b-10 / Psa 79 For the measure with which you measure, will in return be measured out to you. (Luke 6:38) The good in some we may discount If we always tend to criticize; We all shall be called to account At the judgment seat of Jesus Christ. Jesus said, […]