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Forgiveness Day

Friday, June 26th, 2015

Forgiveness

 

June 26 is Forgiveness Day. It’s a time to forgive others … and ourselves.

Most people probably love this idea. It’s a wonderful concept. Unfortunately, the act of forgiving can be surprisingly difficult.

When we feel someone has wronged us, it is far too easy to hold a grudge. With that comes anger, resentment and bad feelings that won’t go away on their own. Letting go of these feelings tends to be a true challenge.

Some grudges go on for so long that we don’t even remember why they started. It may seem like those negative feelings have always been there. Still, we’d be much better off without them.

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Ever had a friendship go bad? Do you feel guilty about the way things ended? Have you lost sleep thinking about it? It’s time to make amends.

A little-known holiday offers the perfect opportunity.

June 26 is National Forgiveness Day. It’s a day when people across the country are urged to put the past behind them and restore damaged relationships. And it could be one of the best days of your life.

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