A Lesson on Bearing an Offense

Andree Seu recently noted an incident with a friend she had offended.  In response to this offense he refrained from telling Seu of the offense until dealing with it in his own heart rather than responding out of a reflex that could have hurt her.  Seu writes:

Like Paul, my friend chose to bless me when his baser self wanted to hurt me back. In order to pull off that soul transaction, he had to suck up the pain himself, take on my debt himself rather than handing me the bill.

The post is short and is well worth your five minutes.  Click here to read all of it.

(HT: Peacemaker)


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