The Road Home

Self-Forgiveness

I was so happy to read this post this morning…what an encouragement to know that God has already forgiven me…now if I could just let go and move on…Like Kay says…He knows how to get our feet out of the snare even if we don’t.
Thank you Kay!

His Word For Us

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Psalm 25:15

My eyes are ever on the Lord,
    for only He will release my feet from the snare.

 

What has your feet in a snare?  What holds you captive?  What grabs on to you in order to trip you up?

I have come to the discovery recently that guilt and self-condemnation have me snared because I have not learned how to forgive myself for past mistakes.  The cycle of guilt, bitterness and resentment rage on like a tornado without an end.  Nasty stuff; not a pretty site.  Guilt holds me because I don’t know how to let go of it.

As a Christian I know that guilt is not from God, that is not how He works….Amen and Amen.  I have asked for forgiveness over and over again and repented of my follies and yet there are my feet, snared.  For me forgiving others is so much easier than…

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