Entries by Audrey

Forgiveness

As we talk about forgiving others and asking someone to forgive us, we must pause to think about what forgiveness is as well as what forgiveness is not. Let’s begin with a definition of forgiveness:  to stop requiring payment, either financial or emotional.   To say to another: I am no longer holding these things against […]

Thoughtful Charity

I want my daughters to be generous adults. But I want them to be purposeful in their giving rather than giving mindlessly or out of guilt. Please allow me to tell you the story of what I attempted when they were in their teens. It was just after Christmas and my husband and I wanted […]