Forgiving others when they have hurt us is always a difficult thing to do. That does not mean that forgiveness is impossible. Forgiveness starts with a choice. We have to choose to forgive. We can ask God to give us a willing heart to forgive the people who have hurt us.
Luke 23:34 (NKJV) 34 Then Jesus said, “Father, forgive them, for they do not know what they do.” And they divided His garments and cast lots. We all do things that hurt others that we might not even realize.
Truths About Forgiveness. Forgiveness does not represent weakness. It is the portal (way) to power. Forgiveness does not always mean reconciliation. (Romans 12:18) “If it is possible, as much as depends on you, live peaceably with all men.”