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Bible Verses on Letting Go and Moving Forward
Read More Jeremiah - For I know the thoughts that I think toward you, saith the LORD, thoughts of peace, and not of evil, to give you an expected end. Isaiah - Remember ye not the former things, neither consider the things of old. Proverbs - A fool uttereth all his mind: but a wise [man] keepeth it in till afterwards. Philippians - Not as though I had already attained, either were already perfect: but I follow after, if that I may apprehend that for which also I am apprehended of Christ Jesus.
H ere are ten encouraging Bible verses about letting go. Be kind to one another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another, as God in Christ forgave you. When the Apostle Paul wrote that we are to let go of all bitterness, wrath, anger, clamor, and slander, he says we must make the first move. The scale of what we have been forgiven and our forgiving others is infinitely more on the scale of how much God has forgiven us in Christ. But one thing I do: forgetting what lies behind and straining forward to what lies ahead, I press on toward the goal for the prize of the upward call of God in Christ Jesus. One way to let go is to be looking forward.
Christians are a new creation through Christ. Your old life is gone. Imagine if Peter, Paul, David, and more never moved on from their past. They would not have went on to do great things for the Lord. Set aside that extra baggage, it will only slow you down on your walk of faith. How much more will the blood of Christ cleanse you of all unrighteousness? If you are running a race you are not going to keep on looking behind you.
In order to move forward to an abundant life and the life God has called us to live, there must be a process of letting go. What exactly do we have to let go off.
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Hubs Related to Dealing with the Past
God wants us to know that the past has no power over us and that we can let go of it because we have been renewed by his love, and redeeming grace. So I live in this earthly body by trusting in the Son of God, who loved me and gave himself for me. Let us all dwell on these 10 Bible verses that encourage us to finally let go of the past. Philippians ; "but one thing I do, forgetting those things which are behind and reaching forward to those things which are ahead. I press toward the goal for the prize of the upward call of God in Christ Jesus. Matthew ; "But if you do not forgive others their sins, your Father will not forgive your sins. Ephesians ; "Let all bitterness and wrath and anger and clamor and slander be put away from you, along with all malice.
Letting go is one of the hardest things to do. Letting go of a relationship, hurt, fear, past mistakes, sin, guilt, slander, anger, failures, regrets, worry, etc. Realize that God has allowed and used these things and these people in your life to build you up. Now you must move on towards Him. What God has in store for you is never in the past. He has something better than that relationship. He has something greater than your worries and your fears.