Posts Tagged ‘Forgiveness’

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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Ready To Kiss And Make Up?

Friday, August 19th, 2011

Look back on your life. How many relationships have been hurt or destroyed by misunderstandings and arguments? For most of us, even one is too many.

We all have issues with other people from time to time. It’s human nature. But sometimes even minor disagreements are allowed to fester for years. They can ruin great relationships and tear loved ones apart. If we really look inside ourselves and ask which is more important – being “right” or saving the relationship – then we’ll probably want to fix things fast.

August 25 is the perfect opportunity.

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