Spring 2023: Is Forgiving the Same as Trusting?

Dec 11, 2020

Welcome to It Is Well Living Church's Spring 2023 update! In this season, we are diving deep into the question that many have pondered - is forgiving the same as trusting? Join us on this transformative journey as we explore the profound connection between forgiveness and trust in our faith and beliefs.

The Importance of Forgiveness

Forgiveness lies at the heart of our spiritual growth. It is an innate quality that allows us to release resentment, anger, and bitterness. Through forgiveness, we find divine liberation, experiencing inner peace and harmony. The act of forgiving brings us closer to God and strengthens our connection with others.

However, forgiveness doesn't imply blind trust or condoning harmful actions. It is essential to recognize that forgiveness and trust are distinct concepts. While forgiveness brings healing, trust is built upon consistent actions and behavior.

Understanding Trust

Trust is the foundation of any meaningful relationship. It denotes reliability, transparency, and dependability. Trust is earned through consistent actions, honesty, and accountability. It requires time and effort to establish, and once broken, it often takes an immense amount of work to regain.

In the context of forgiveness, trust becomes a consideration. Can we trust someone who has hurt us deeply? Does extending forgiveness automatically mean we trust the person again? These are the intricate questions we explore this Spring at It Is Well Living Church.

The Delicate Balance

Forgiving someone does not automatically imply we trust them implicitly. Trust is earned and rebuilt over time, often through consistent acts of change and transformation. Our faith teaches us the importance of discernment and wisdom when navigating the complexities of forgiveness and trust.

Through our Spring 2023 sessions, we aim to delve into this delicate balance between forgiveness and trust, providing insights and guidance for those seeking clarity on this profound topic.

Join Us for Spring 2023

At It Is Well Living Church, we invite you to join us this Spring 2023 as we explore the deep connection between forgiveness and trust. Our interactive sessions provide a safe and nurturing space for open discussions, reflections, and growth.

Through scriptural guidance, personal testimonials, and the wisdom of our experienced facilitators, we aim to equip individuals with the tools to navigate the complexities of forgiveness and trust in their own lives.

Session Details

  • Date: Spring 2023
  • Location: It Is Well Living Church Sanctuary
  • Time: [Insert Time]


Registration for the Spring 2023 sessions is now open. Reserve your spot today to embark on this transformative journey toward understanding the relationship between forgiveness and trust.

Come and be a part of the It Is Well Living Church community as we dive into these profound questions and discover new insights that will inspire you on your faith journey. We look forward to welcoming you!

Gleanne Seymour
Looking forward to deepening my understanding of the connection between forgiveness and trust!
Oct 9, 2023