Is it easy for you to forgive someone who has wronged you? Really done you wrong? Treated you badly? Someone who did you harm?
I'm asking these questions because we have all treated God wrongly (whether we know it or not; whether we acknowledge it or not).
You may be thinking, "How have I treated God wrongly?" Well, every time you sin you have wronged God. Have you always put God first in your life? How many lies have you told? Have you ever lusted after someone? Have you ever hated anyone? Have you ever coveted anything?
None of us have kept the 10 Commandments. God knew we could never keep them. He gave them to us so we could see ourselves as we really are (like looking in the mirror). So we could see that we don't measure up to God's perfect standard.
By looking at ourselves compared to the 10 Commandments, ...>> full