Messy – the Inner work of forgiving

Posted by Ooltewah UMC on Sunday, September 22, 2019

When you are sick, do you ignore it? Some people do, because they have important things on their agenda and feel they need to keep going. But more than likely, if you don’t attend to what ails you, you’ll end up getting sicker and sicker with each passing day. That’s what happens when we don’t forgive. We can ignore it, thinking it will go away. But, in truth, that infection inside of you will only get bigger if you pretend it’s not there. Forgiveness must be addressed from the inside before it can be shared on the outside