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"When we realize life does not evolve around us, we are able to see the importance of being part of a beautiful world that exists. We open ourselves up to love others and help others who need to see an example of what unconditional love looks like"
"This is so true. So many women in today's society are downtrodden, beaten physically, mentally & emotionally. We need to get into the Bible, God's word & remind ourselves & others we were made perfect in His sight...♥"
I usually don't care much for sappy quotes, but I always need to be reminded of this. Coveting is ugly, and, if left unattended, grows into jealousy. And jealousy can grossly interfere with God's plan for your life, but, even worse, it can interfere with His plan for someone else's life.
Forgiveness is a decision. We decide to cut off the bitter root and plant a seed of love. We cannot blame ourselves if it does not grow; sometimes the other party has poisoned the soil too much. But we must keep the bitter roots cut and plant more and more seeds of love. Forgiveness begins when we make that choice; long before we see the results.