Overflow In Forgiveness

Have you ever heard this said or perhaps said it yourself? “I can’t forgive.” Somebody has done something to us and we simply cannot forgive that person for what they have done. Our series theme this year is called Overflow. The basis for our study comes from John 7:37-38. On the last and greatest day of the festival, Jesus stood and said in a loud voice, “Let anyone who is thirsty come to me and drink. Whoever believes in me, as Scripture has said, rivers of living water will flow from within them.” (John 7:37–38 NIV)

Each month we have considered this amazing picture that we would be able to come to Jesus and find the satisfaction we desire. Jesus quenches the thirst we have. Not only this, we will overflow with living waters to the rest of the world. So throughout this series we have asked this important question. What flows from us? Do we have life-giving, healing waters flowing from us or is something else flowing from us? In this lesson we are going to consider that the people of God overflow with forgiveness. Listen to what the apostle Paul says to the Colossian Christians…

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