Scripture Reading

Matthew 18:21-22
Then Peter came up and said to Him, “Lord, how often will my brother sin against me, and I forgive him? As many as seven times? Jesus said to him, “I do not say to you seven times, but seventy times seven.
Colossians 3:13
Bearing with one another and, if one has a complaint against another, forgiving each other; as the Lord has forgiven you, so you also must forgive.
Ephesians 4:32
Be kind to one another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another, as God in Christ forgave you.
 

Questions with Family

What do these verses tell us about forgiveness? Are we suppose to keep track of how many times we forgive someone? Why or why not?
 
Why do we forgive?
 
What does it mean to choose to forgive?