Valerie L. Runyan (New Mexico)
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The Lord says, “I will forgive their iniquity, and remember their sin no more.” - Jeremiah 31:34
Today’s Bible reading is about Joseph forgiving his brothers, but it is also clear that Joseph had not forgotten what his brothers had done. Although the command to “forgive and forget” is not found specifically in the Bible, I still wish I could always forget. I can forgive small transgressions,...
Whatever pain enters my heart can help me grow in Christ.
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