As I walked through the emotional crowd at the Mother’s AME Church in Charleston after the shooting that killed 9 innocent citizens, I reflected on the words of the family of the victims – especially their forgiving words to the shooter. I thought about how I do not believe that I could be so forgiving, so soon. 800-1000words
Do you believe that a person’s ability to forgive, or not to forgive negatively affects their effectiveness as a Human Service provider? Could forgiving or not forgiving positively affect their effectiveness?
What about you?