For Christians, forgiving is never optional

Curtis Shelburne The Apostle Peter once came to Jesus with a question: “Lord, how often do I have to forgive?” (Luke 18:21) “Lord,” he seems to be saying, “I’m a reasonable man. I want to do the right thing. If my brother keeps sinning against me, how many times do I let it go by? […]

Easter time to remember forgiveness, faith

Today is Easter, the day Christians honor the “author and perfecter” of their faith, Jesus Christ, who “for the joy set before him endured the cross.” For Christians, the cross endured signifies the cost of sin, suffering and death upon humanity and God. Yet, on Easter morning grief turns to joy as Christ rises from […]