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Relational Power Tools
I love it when someone commits an offense against me. I’m not being facetious. I was pedaling my Gary Fisher in the rain this morning when it hit me: interpersonal offenses are opportune moments in a relationship.
Posted in Forgiveness, Friendship, Grace, Kindness, Love, Trust Tagged altruism, connection, cynicism, distrust, forbearance, forgiveness, friends, friendship, goodwill, grace, human, humanity, kindness, love, mistrust, nobility, patience, relations, relationships, suspicion, trust 2 Comments
We’re All in This Together
“Holding a grudge is like taking poison and expecting the other person to die.” –Alcoholics Anonymous adage It has been a long and thoughtful process that … Continue reading
Posted in Forgiveness Tagged compassion, forbearance, forgiveness, grudges, sin, sinful nature, ugliness 2 Comments