Forgiveness

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Yikes! Forgiveness is a difficult thing to get and to give, isn’t it? However, holding on to anger, sadness, disappointment or other negative feelings towards someone only hurts us, not them. In terms of trying to be as mentally healthy as I can be, even with the issues I’ve discussed in other posts, forgiveness is an important thing for me to try and give. It also happens to be an extremely difficult thing for me to give.

I saw a documentary about the American Sniper’s wife the other day. For those of you who don’t know, American Sniper Chris Kyle was a Navy Seal who served through four tours of duty in Iraq during the war. He is often thought of as the best sniper in American history. Eventually, he decided his family was more important than being a Navy Seal. He was honorably discharged and after adjusting to civilian…

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