Forgiving Others

Bob RoaneJoy and Peace, Repentance, Confession, Forgiveness

Get rid of all bitterness, rage and anger, brawling and slander, along with every form of malice. Be kind and compassionate to one another, forgiving each other, just as in Christ God forgave you. (Ephesians 4:31-32) Forgiveness and Peace A study in the Journal of Psychology and Health suggests that people who receive forgiveness themselves for things they did wrong …

Rosamond Herklots on Forgiveness

Bob RoaneJoy and Peace, Repentance, Confession, Forgiveness

Bear with each other and forgive one another if you have a grievance against someone. Forgive as the Lord forgave you. And over all these virtues put on love, which binds them all together in perfect unity. (Colossians 3:13-14) An Obscure Poet Rosamond Herklots (1905-1987) was born in Masuri, North India into a gifted missionary family. She was educated in …

Forgiven and Forgiving (Part 2)

Bob RoaneRepentance, Confession, Forgiveness

Forgive us our sins, as we forgive those who sin against us….Bear with each other and forgive one another if any of you has a grievance against someone. Forgive as the Lord forgave you. (Matthew 6:12; Col 3:13) A Famous Photo Many of you have seen the 1972 photo of Kim Phuc Phan Thi (“the Napalm girl”) in South Vietnam. …

Forgiven and Forgiving (Part 1)

Bob RoaneRepentance, Confession, Forgiveness

Forgive us our sins, as we forgive those who sin against us….Oh, what joy for those whose disobedience is forgiven, whose sin is put out of sight! (Matthew 6:12; Psalm 32:1 NLT) Our Forgiving Lord How beautiful is it that God the Father, Son and Holy Spirit is the forgiving God! He calls Himself the LORD, the compassionate and gracious …

Update on Prison Work at Jester III in Richmond, TX

Bob RoanePrison Ministry, Repentance, Confession, Forgiveness

Let brotherly love continue. Do not forget to entertain strangers, for by so doing some have unwittingly entertained angels. Remember the prisoners as if chained with them—those who are mistreated—since you yourselves are in the body also. (Hebrews 13:1-3) Dear Praying Friends, Wednesday was our last of six classes using Tony Evans’ DVD and book It’s Not Too Late: How …

Luther Longs for Forgiveness

Bob RoaneChurch History, Death, Eternal Life, Heaven, Hell, Repentance, Confession, Forgiveness

God presented Christ as a sacrifice of atonement, through the shedding of His blood—to be received by faith….He did it to demonstrate His righteousness at the present time, so as to be just and the one who justifies those who have faith in Jesus. (Romans 3:25-26) Confusion is Common Many people are confused about the basis of salvation and forgiveness …