How do I ask for forgiveness?
The power of forgiveness is so huge. I was reminded of it this week. I was talking to someone this week that
I had shared
the forgiveness process with and he shared his story. He had several incidents over the years that had effected his relationship. He had said “sorry” so many times. But every time there was an argument, she brought up every offense and incident that had occurred. So after I had shared truly asking for forgiveness, he went home and tried it. It has been weeks… she has forgiven him and not one time brought up the past. He said…”wow that forgiveness thing really works.”
Why do I ask for forgiveness?
The key to the process in sincerity and humility. What makes such a difference between saying sorry and truly asking for forgiveness is heart and resolution. Your heart has to be right and desiring resolution. Just saying your sorry provides no resolution… you really have no idea where you stand with that person, and you really are just saying it to make them happy. Asking for forgiveness is sincerely going to the one you offended, saying “Will you forgive me for…________________________. It is so important to state what you are asking for forgiveness for because you are taking responsibility for your actions. That alone speaks volumes to those you are making it right with. Then viagra online 50mg it also forces a response. Does the person forgive you or not? If they say yes. You know it is resolved and you can move forward. If
they say no, there is nothing more you can do. You have done all that you can do and at least you know where they stand. They have the right to say no. Peace comes when you make the effort to resolve the issue. Resolution means you are not carrying the guilt anymore. So go ahead and ask… who do you need to make things right with? Today?