When the pain is overwhelming, the wound tender, and the offense obvious, how do we forgive? There are no magic words or secret formulas. But there are biblical principles that can help you break free from bitterness and pain. As you delve into God’s Word for answers, allow the following resources to assist you in your search for the freedom to forgive.

Oct. 11, 2008

  1. Lorna’s Story of Forgiveness (Profile Video)

    Lorna Wilkinson

    When Lorna's husband began drinking heavily, she decided that the answer to her problems was divorcing him. But . . . God!

Sept. 20, 2012

  1. Forgiving Like You've Been Forgiven

    Joni Eareckson Tada

    Everyone has been hurt by the sin of others. If you forgive those who have hurt you, does it mean they're getting off the hook?

Sept. 20, 2013

  1. Walking in the Light: Fellowship Through Forgiveness

    Elyse Fitzpatrick

    You can't have a healthy relationship with a person you're hiding from. Elyse Fitzpatrick explains why we all have such a propensity to hide our weaknesses.

Oct. 9, 2014

  1. A Different Kind of Freedom

    Joni Eareckson Tada

    Joni Eareckson Tada asked the Lord to set her free from her confinement to a wheelchair. Instead, He gave her a different kind of freedom.

Sept. 28, 2019

  1. The Two Directions of Forgiveness

    Andrea Griffith

    Whether you're the offender or have been offended, God can heal any relationship.

Sept. 23, 2022

  1. Finding My Father: How the Gospel Heals the Pain of Fatherlessness

    Blair Linne

    Consider how the gospel helps us cling to our heavenly Father, empowering us to begin the process of healing from the pain of an earthly father who is absent.