Forgiveness & Community

Nov 3, 2013 by

Kevin wrote recently about community and where we find it. One aspect of community that is much needed is forgiveness. Forgiveness is a key aspect in our relationships with God and our relationships with one another. One aspect in forgiveness is trying to look at others in the best light possible: giving them the benefit of the doubt when they have done something questionable, concentrating on their positive qualities, not giving yourself the chance to develop any sort of grudge. Looking at a picture of my daughter yesterday, I was thinking about how we only keep the best pictures we shoot, and how that can be analogous to the way God wants to look at us as fundamentally good, how we ought to look at others, and how we will be in Heaven, so...

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