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The Day God Forced the Spirit of Forgiveness Upon my Heart
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The Day God Forced the Spirit of Forgiveness Upon my Heart

Parable: The Unmerciful ServantMatthew 18:21-19:121 Then Peter came to Jesus and asked, “Lord, how many times shall I forgive my brother or sister who sins against me? Up to seven times?” 22 Jesus answered, “I tell you, not seven times, but seventy-seven times.Matthew 18:21-19:1Today our class assignment was to ask ourselves how we approach the act of forgiveness in our life?The Parable of the Unmerciful Servant is a powerful teaching moment because it provokes us to look deep within to examine how we approach the act of forgiveness. Few, if any can honestly say, "I have never done something hurtful or wrong to another that warrants forgiveness?”Whether we need to forgive or ask for forgiveness is irrelevant. What is important is starting the process if possible. The...