How to forgive those who never apologize

How to forgive those who never apologize

punk girl giving handHow to forgive someone who never apologizes.

You can’t.  Here endeth the lesson.  Actually I’m just kidding though that sentiment isn’t far from the truth.  It is perhaps the most difficult thing you will ever accomplish…if you choose to do the really hard work.  There is perhaps nothing more difficult than living out daily forgiveness toward someone who has deeply wronged you and will never see that they were wrong.  For many, including myself, this is a near impossible task because without resolution, feelings of hurt tend to resurface over and over again over the course of our lives.  That’s why the process must be continual and why it’s extremely difficult to accomplish.

In fact, this very night I had an opportunity to put into practice exactly what this post is all about.  Actually most of this post is from a sermon a couple of months ago, so I’ve had lots of time to digest it and I’m thankful I did because under normal circumstances I’m still not all that good at forgiveness. Read more about How to forgive those who never apologize