When someone treats us badly or we are hurt in relationships, we often find ourselves struggling to forgive. When we gain new insights about a person or situation, our feelings can change. Craig shares wisdom from the Bible, a wise book he read and his own life story in this post about forgiveness, and how we too can move past pain and into redemptive relationships.
The Walls Around Our Hearts: How Jesus Christ Heals Us from Pain
We live in a walled off world—walls we erect because we’ve been hurt by others. It seems easier to protect our hearts, brick by brick. But the problem comes when that wall becomes a fortress, preventing joy in our lives. In Mary DeMuth’s new book, “The Wall Around Your Heart” she explores these walls and how Jesus can heal us, despite the hurt we and others cause.
There has to be a way through, right? There must be more to life than expending extreme amounts of energy in self-protection and preservation. What if we could find a way through the pain?