Everything listed under: forgiveness

  • Forgiveness

    John and Lisa had been in my office many times before tonight.  John had an affair six months ago and the couple was just now getting to a place of increased trust, safety and acceptance within the relationship.  This past week Lisa had overheard a couple talking about infidelity, which took her back six months emotionally to the time of the affair.  She commented to John that she wished they were at a different place and not dealing with the aftermath of his actions.  T...

  • Let Go

    "Brethren, I do not regard myself as having laid hold of it yet; but one thing I do: forgetting what lies behind and reaching forward to what lies ahead, I press on towards the goal for the prize of the upward call of God in Christ Jesus (Philippians 3:13-14). Sometimes it is hard to let go of the past.  It's like an old blanket, so familiar and comfortable.  Even past events of hurt or pain can  sometimes be hard to release.  Each day I find myself face to face with peo...