Archives: March 2011

Looking at confessing sin, repenting, and finding forgiveness

It’s not easy admitting you were wrong, especially when you need to approach someone you’ve hurt by your actions.

Discover the process of healing relationships and the need for confession

When someone truly repents, it involves a verbal confession emerging from a changed mind and heart. Let's walk through the process of healing relationships with an eye-opening look at the need for confession.

What is the relationship between repenting and forgiveness?

Whether you’re hurting from a loved one’s poor decision, or you need to approach someone and admit your own fault, restoring broken relationships is hardly ever easy. Discover practical tools for your day.

Let’s uncover one of four factors involved in true repentance

If you’ve hurt someone deeply, an apology isn’t always enough. Sometimes you need to show you’ve changed your ways.

Discover what Jesus taught about confrontation and restoration

No one is perfect. Even followers of God make mistakes! But, how should the church respond when a member refuses to repent of sin?

When is it necessary to involve church leadership in resolving conflict?

How important is church discipline? Let's address important questions as we study the process of relational restoration.

Let’s look at biblical reconciliation, and how it impacts our relationships

There’s a process outlined in Scripture for approaching someone who’s hurt us.

Discover the process of restoring relationships

Sin has a way of dividing us. It tears apart relationships that take years to build. So what do you do when sin comes between you and a friend or loved one?

Timely tools for dealing with confrontation

It’s not easy confronting someone who’s hurt you. Especially when you’ve tried talking with them and it didn’t seem to make a difference!

Let’s uncover the biblical process of confrontation

What happens when you confront someone who’s offended you, and they refuse to change their behavior? How do you restore a broken relationship?

Find a biblical way to confront a fellow believer

Jesus had a lot to say about how to approach someone who’s offended you. It’s more than just the words we use, it’s our heart attitude that matters!

Practical tools for getting through tough conversations

Having to correct someone you love can make for an awkward encounter. But approaching them with the wrong attitude can make a difficult situation even worse! Our attitude matters when dealing with confrontation!

How to handle confrontation in a biblical manner

No one likes confrontation. But according to the “Discover the Word” team, it’s the first step to finding forgiveness.

Beginning a new series on forgiveness and caring for your relationships

Whether a careless word, or thoughtless decision, we’ve all been hurt by those we love. And if we’re not careful, that pain and resentment can fester, developing into a wound that may not heal.

Concluding our study of the Beatitudes with a powerful reminder

As followers of Christ, we don’t live for this world. We have the hope of heaven to look forward to one day!