Daily Inspiration: January 15. The Time Between Anger and Forgiveness – Condensed Version
The stretch of time between anger and forgiveness, is not only measured in time, but also in pain. Pain is not God’s will for you, peace is. You, as Love’s creation, are worthy of peace, not pain. But first, you must acknowledge this to yourself, and truly believe it, in order to fully experience it. In order to experience true peace, practice making the conscious decision, to value forgiveness over judgment, and thus peace over pain. When you finally decide, that you desire peace more than pain, it is then that you will forgive. You have been gifted free will, no one other than you can decide when you will choose to forgive, and thus when you will achieve the state of peace. No one else, can choose the amount of pain that you yourself will choose to experience.
Today, let us recall that we have free will, and so the time that we spend angry and in pain, is up to us and us alone. Everything that we seem to experience “out there” must begin as a thought within our minds. If it begins within our minds, then it must be we who take personal responsibility for how we are defining and reacting to our experience. When you do not forgive, what you are really saying is: “I am not yet worthy of peace.” When you forgive, what you are saying is: “I am now worthy of peace.” Today, above all else, let us forgive, because we know that as God’s creations, we are forever worthy of peace. The more that we practice doing so, the more we will see and understand, that the state of peace is much more aligned with us, than our judgment, anger and pain.
All glory to God.
Peace, Health, Happiness, Love, Laughter, and Light.
James Blanchard Cisneros
Author of the book “You Have Chosen to Remember”
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