Ken Claar (Idaho, USA)
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Jesus said, “If you forgive the sins of any, they are forgiven them; if you retain the sins of any, they are retained.” - John 20:23 (NRSV)
Years ago, I taught a ninth-grade Sunday school class. One Sunday, after a particularly trying week, I walked into the classroom to find paper streamers hanging from the light fixtures, chairs on the table, and the kids grinning at me.
I began to chastise them angrily for their disregard for...
How do I express my complete forgiveness of others?
Those struggling to forgive
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While several strategies for reopening the world are being discussed, I encourage you—the people of God everywhere—to allow this season to be a formative one during which you can make new discoveries about God and increase your faith. Use this time to embark on a life of prayer, a life of study, and a life of action—involvement in the community.”