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Forgiveness Discovering life purposes seems inevitable, in all cases, to come to grips with our past. We build up negative issues in our past and need to clear the clutter out in order to grow. I call this clearing process "Forgiveness". In the Bible, Jesus said, "forgive not seven times, but seventy-times seven." Why? Because forgiveness is our ability to remove negative thoughts and neutralize them so our energy may be spent on doing what we came here for. We cannot move forward in our future if past issues cloud our thinking. We can think of our life as a room, the more past issues or negative thoughts, the more furniture, dust, cobwebs, clutter, and other pests that clog up our thinking and our ability to manifest. When we forgive, it is as if we took a broom, vacuum cleaner and a dumpster and got rid of the old clutter that blocks us from creating the life (room) we really want. How do we forgive others? Each person may have their own method. We all have people who we don’t like for many different reason Continue...

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You might even be able to build a friendship with who ever is the one causing hurt in your life, and you also might not but I guarantee you will be able to move on a fell an amazing burden off your shoulders. No matter how much pain they have inflicted you to fell you must still forgive them. I believe forgiving our own self is equally important in the forgiveness process. No matter what the situation is you must forgive them. Seems hard to do and don't get me wrong because it sometimes is in I John 1:9). Not only must we forgive others, but forgiveness in our own mind regarding our impression of others and how they might judge us is also important. s most because they have hurt us in some way. Most of the times when someone upsets you, all you can think of is how to get even and let them fell the pain they have caused you to fell. When you forgive you fell this amazing relief if. What satisfaction do you get from getting even with someone, it only makes things worse and creates them to strike back then becoming a repeating cycle. It is sometimes said "to err is human; to forgive, unusual. We must allow the love of God to help us in our infirmities and thank Him for forgiving and forgetting our sins forever. Marcus Porcious Cato said "I can pardon everyone's mistakes but my own.


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