9 myths about forgiveness

Today, The Morning Thing focused on a very important topic – forgiveness.
They shared 9 myths about forgiveness.
As we learn more about how we are forgiven, it helps us to forgive and live in the freedom that Christ has waiting for us.

Click HERE to read the full article from www.crosswalk.com

Myth 1: Forgiveness is about the other person. 

Myth 2: If you forgive someone, you should forget it ever happened.

Myth 3: I can forgive them while still secretly living in bondage to regret and shame for my own failures. 

Myth 4: The people in the Bible didn’t need a lot of forgiveness.

Myth 5: Forgiveness is a decision, an act of the will. 

Myth 6: Refusing to forgive shows I value accountability.

Myth 7: Forgiveness and reconciliation are the same thing. 

Myth 8: I need to tell the person I forgave them.

Myth 9: Forgiveness is something I can do on my own. 

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