Jeff K. Clarke

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graceandforgiveness

“To err is human; to forgive is divine.”  Our society is bent on retribution and revenge.  ‘I don’t get mad; I get even’ seems to illustrate the prevailing consensus in the world.  The implementation of the qualities of grace and forgiveness appears to be the exception rather than the rule.  For whatever reason, people are more apt to judge than to extend the hand of forgiveness. I am not for a moment… Read More

forgiveness2

I love this passage taken from Jesus’ ‘Sermon on the Mount’ in Luke 6. Read and see why – _________________________________________________________________________ Love for Enemies 27 “But to you who are listening I say: Love your enemies, do good to those who hate you,28 bless those who curse you, pray for those who mistreat you.29 If someone slaps you on one cheek, turn to them the other also. If someone takes your coat, do… Read More