We spend time discussing things like:
Say the point and Bible verse together
Point: God’s love forgives.
Verse: Colossians 3:13 NLT… Remember, the Lord forgave you, so you must forgive others.
What’s a good reason we should forgive others? God forgave us first.
When you hold onto anger and hurt, what do you think will be harder for you to do?
How do you think forgiveness shows God’s love?
When you forgive, which is more important: letting go of anger or getting even?
If you hold onto anger instead of forgiving, what kind of attitude do you think you’ll start to show?
What if someone isn’t sorry or you’ll never, ever see them again—how do you think it will help you to forgive them?
Putting into Action
- What can you do this week to show others that God’s love forgives?
2. What can you do if someone hurts you, but you really, really don’t want to forgive them?