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Each one of us has a past

Lily Tomlin who once said, "Forgiveness means giving up all hope for a better past."
In The Book of Forgiving: The Fourfold Path for Healing Ourselves and Our World, Archbishop Desmond Tutu quotes comedian Lily Tomlin who once said, "Forgiveness means giving up… http://abidingpresence.net/cms/cms2/about/blog/each-one-us-has-past/

We don't always understand

Forgiveness is one of those aspects of discipleship – of being Christians – with which most of us struggle
Growing up in the Lutheran church we would begin the service with "the Brief Order for Confession and Forgiveness." Week after week, it never changed. In fact, I can still recall… http://abidingpresence.net/cms/cms2/about/blog/we-dont-always-understand/