The Difference Between Forgiveness and Trust

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Forgiveness is something we all need. And yet it is one of the most difficult things to give. In fact, Jesus makes a strong point that His followers ought to forgive every single time. 21 Then Peter came to Jesus and asked, “Lord, how many times shall I forgive my brother or sister who sins against…

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Should I Pray for the Desires of My Heart?

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We all have prayers that are birthed from our desires. But what if our desires do not correspond to God’s plan? Are we still allowed to pray to God for them? Matthew 26:39 gives us a unique window into Jesus’s prayer life, especially since this prayer takes place in the garden of Gethsemane just hours…

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