Personal and national debt has increased dramatically over the past 10 years. Public civility has been on the decline during the same time. We need to find freedom from debt in Jesus Christ and embracing forgiveness where debts exist with us.
September 2017 -Releasing debts and embracing forgiveness
“Let no debt remain outstanding, except the continuing debt to love one another, for whoever loves others has fulfilled the law.”
Romans 13:8 New International Version (NIV)
How can you release debts and embrace forgiveness?
• Matthew 5:23 ; Deuteronomy 15:1-11
–One to one
• Matthew 18:15
–Get a witness
• Matthew 18:16
–Take it to leadership
• Matthew 18:17
–Stand firm on the decided resolution
• Matthew 18:18-20
How do I need to release debts and embrace forgiveness?
–Who do I know that I need to ask forgiveness from them?
–Who can I go to if I cannot reach forgiveness on my own?
–How can I strengthen my understanding of God’s love and forgiveness?
–Reflection Song: Forgiveness (Matthew West)