There comes a time in the process of forgiveness we must follow Nike’s slogan and just do it. The D in FREEDOM is Decide. Decide to forgive.
We’ve discussed some of the benefits and barriers of forgiveness. Now Decide:
- To trust God’s character and forgive.
- To cancel the debt they owe.
- To trust God to turn something awful into something awesome.
Decide to forgive or turn the offender over to the bill collector—God. They’re off my ledger, but they are not off His. “‘Vengeance is mine, I will repay,’ says the Lord.” (Rom. 12:19).Continue Reading