via essence: Grammy-award winning gospel singer Erica Campbell, 1/2 of the duo Mary Mary, recently gave a word on how forgiveness saved her marriage during an appearance on The Tamron Hall Show. Erica, who married her producer Warryn Campbell in May 2001, says her heart was broken after her husband one day confessed to having an […]

getty images: Have you ever messed up and felt like there was no recovering from that mistake? Or have you ever done something you knew went against God, and felt the horrible sting of regret afterward? If so, this article is for you, to remind you that there is therefore now no condemnation to those […]

In this Ericaism, Erica explains why you can't keep score and forgive.

“God has done it all! He sent Christ to make peace between himself and us, and he has given us the work of making peace between himself and others. What we mean is that God was in Christ, offering peace and forgiveness to the people of this world. And he has given us the work […]

So, you messed up. Badly. Worse than you could ever imagine you were capable of messing up. You did it. You know you did it. You know you didn’t mean to do it, or maybe you did mean to do it, at the time, but you never meant for the consequences of what you meant to […]

If disagreements have put a strain on relationships with family, a new year may be just the right time to mend them. According to the Bowen Theory, tension created within a family relationship negatively affects other relationships in that structure and when this tension is heightened or lasts for a long time, clinical problems can […]


The Georgia parents who say their sons attempted to kill them two weeks ago are now standing by the boys who allegedly drugged and attacked…

As we approach a season of rebirth, let’s take a look at fresh clean starts and good decisions. One of those decisions could surround forgiveness. The dictionary defines forgiveness as the process of concluding resentment, indignation or anger as a result of a perceived offense, difference or mistake, and/or ceasing to demand punishment or restitution. […]

  Donnie McClurkin is urging people to forgive people in ministry who have made public mistakes. McClurkin, the 54-year-old pastor of Perfecting Faith Church in Freeport, N.Y., blesses people with his singing voice away from the pulpit. While he has been a leading voice in gospel music with a career that spans almost 20 years, […]

Gospel artist Kevin LeVar is kicking off this Christmas season with the Forgiveness Campaign – encouraging people to give the gift of forgiveness. The official website has launched at “We have a goal of inspiring one million acts of forgiveness,” says LeVar. “With this campaign, we are restoring families, repairing friendships, strengthening communities and […]

A viewer on Twitter asks how to forgive a family member you must be in constant contact with. Bishop T.D. Jakes says you need to understand in what way that person might be broken and how to adjust your expectations. Find out why he says you “can’t love a pint person at a gallon level.” […]

Want some insight on forgiveness? On Tuesday’s “NewsNation” on MSNBC, New York Times bestselling author Iyanla Vanzant tells substitute host Richard Lui that if … “you don’t forgive and stay stuck in whatever trauma – you eliminate the capacity to make powerful choices… and you stay stuck to the person that wronged you because you’re always thinking […]