Act of Forgiveness

Rev. Jim Addy • October 2, 2022

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First Baptist Church of Newark
First Baptist Church of Newark
Act of Forgiveness

Read Mathew 18:21-35 (NLT)

Forgiveness is one of the most difficult subjects for humanity to grasp. In the beginning of Jesus ministry, during what is none as the sermon on the mount Jesus said in Matthew 6:14-15 If you forgive those who sin against you, your heavenly Father will forgive you. 15 But if you refuse to forgive others, your Father will not forgive your sins.

What is forgiveness?

Why forgive?

What is Mercy?

What is Grace?

In today’s parable of the unforgiving debtor we see 3 people:

KING (God), DEBTOR (us), and FELLOW DEBTOR (friend)