What does it mean to forgive? Dr. Stanley explains several important aspects of forgiveness in these articles available here on intouch.org:
Forgiveness is a process that can be painful at times and may seem unending. But whatever our pain, whatever our situation, we cannot afford to hold on to an unforgiving spirit.
When we do not realize how the Lord’s mercy applies to our daily lives, the result is bondage. But God wants you to be free.
Myths About Forgiving
One stumbling block to forgiving others is wrong information that has entered our theology, so let’s take a look at some common misconceptions about forgiveness.
Forgiveness and Consequences
We can view our scars as monuments to God's grace, or as ongoing punishment.
Is There a Limit to God’s Forgiveness?
No person is so deep in sin, so ingrained in a wicked lifestyle, or so steeped in evil that he or she cannot be saved.
We need not go through life a slave to resentment. With the Lord’s help, we can let go of our pain, anger, and bitterness, and live free to enjoy the blessings that come with our freedom in Christ.
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