Reconciliation, what does it mean … is it about restoring a friendly relationship? Or is it about creating a cohesive existence? The answer becomes evident when we remember our children our Mother Earth and our oldest prophesy, based on humanity and inter-connection, Peace On Earth! Being friendly can be instantly achieved with a smile for… Read More
How to Spot an Abuser Who Claims to be the Victim (My thanks to Barbara Roberts for her help with this article) I am sure that you have watched police SWAT teams in action at a hostage situation. As the hostages emerge, a strange thing happens.
Reconciliation is at the heart of Christian faith. It is arguably the most radical and transforming work done by God and practiced in our own lives. In 2 Corinthians 5:19 the apostle Paul teaches us that through Christ, God was “reconciling the world to himself” and calls us to a ministry of reconciliation with each other. But what does reconciliation mean? Does it mean we forgive and forget? Or convince others that we are right?