Monday, October 9

“We must develop and maintain the capacity to forgive. He who is devoid of the power to forgive is devoid of the power to love.” .
— Martin Luther King Jr

Today’s Excerpt:

When have you forgiven someone else?

Giving or receiving forgiveness from people can be hard.

One way to practice forgiveness is to imagine situations that could happen and decide how to respond with kindness and love. Even imagining forgiveness helps you strengthen your forgiveness muscles! \

The Story of the Halloween Candy

After Halloween, Maya’s sister Rose ate all her candy in three days, but Maya saved hers, eating just a little at a time. Rose then snuck into Maya’s room, found her candy, and ate her favorite kinds.

When Rose apologizes for taking the candy, how can Maya show forgiveness?