Continuing our series on Getting That Stubborn Stain Out, this week we are taking the letter F from COFHE and we are talking about forgiveness. Forgiveness is something we all want to receive, but it is the giving part that gives us a struggle.
Forgiveness, both giving and receiving is an absolute necessity for a marriage to endure. The challenges of two imperfect people living out their life long commitment to each other would be impossible without it. We need to be prepared for the inevitable, our spouse is going to sin against us and we are going to be tempted to react. But instead of reacting against our spouse, we must choose to forgive, just as we have been forgiven.
Be kind to one another, tender-hearted, forgiving each other, just as God in Christ also has forgiven you. Continue reading