Real World Connection- "The Invisible Boy" is a small book written about forgiving bullying. Even though what people do may be wrong and do wrong to us, we must empathize and forgive them for their ways. We must then show them how we forgave them and lead them down the proper path in life.
Real World Connection- When we are playing sports, things can get extremely competitive. Things might not also go the way we want them to. God give us the opportunity to leave all of that anger on the field and retain great sportsmanship throughout our lives.
Real World Connection- A choice normally consists of two things that can take us down two different roads. These things are usually either "good" or "bad". It is up to us to recognize and forgive our sins to choose the right path.
Scripture Origins- This passages calls on us to look towards the future, for God has forgiven our sins. Many people stay in the present and focus all on their past, never improving. We must forget what God forgets, for he has forgiven our sins and given us new life.
Scripture Origins- This passage from the New Testament according to Mark shows how Reconciliation is relevant in all life. We are all the children of God, and we must thank God for all that he has done for us through his everlasting and unconditional love.
CME Adaptation and Change- At retreats (like Lumos, Emmaus, and Kairos), people might not always know each other. But through apologies, trust, and guidance, people can become closer to each other. It is the act of admitting one was wrong and forgiving that can help us further change ourselves for the better.
CME Adaptation and Change- Two simple words can lead to forgiveness in everyday life. "Im sorry" shows that one can truly feel bad for what they have done and will do the utmost to prevent it from happening again. it shows adaption to a situation at hand.
Catholic Teachings- Jesus was crucified and left to die on the cross. He could have gotten out of it with the help of God, but he chose to die for our sins so that we may be forgiven. It is the sacrifice that is important to us and our wellbeing.
CME Adaptation and Change- The CME of adaptation and change calls us to reconnect bonds that which may have been broken or weakened. It calls on us to heal our paths so that we may forge on to the future.