The work of forgiveness must be performed over and over and over again. Sometimes, it seems to be a never ending ordeal.
That's when the offense is no longer a burden.
Have you ever thought of your life as a beautiful garden? That's the way God sees it. He doesn't see all the messy. He looks past that and sees a garden being made beautiful.
However, if you're at all a gardener, you know beautiful gardens begin with a lot of clearing! This garden, this beautiful garden of your story is being written for you.
Read more about the garden of your soul here in our post Beautiful Gardens Begin With Clearing the Land.