power of forgiveness

Watch the video below with a youth(s), then use the questions below to have a mentoring conversation with them.

  1. What happened to Mary's son?
  2. What was the amazing thing that Mary was able to do?
  3. After getting out of prison, where does the murderer of Mary's son live now?  Why?
  4. What is forgiveness?
  5. What did Mary say unforgiveness is like? What will unforgiveness do to you if you don't let it go and forgive?
  6. How are Mary and her son's murderer better off, because Mary chose to forgive?
  7. Are you holding any unforgiveness towards anyone?  Why?
  8. Will you express forgiveness towards this person?  When?  How?