Before we can ever truly deal with the hurts in our own lives, we have to be centered spiritually. We have to have a relationship with God. And that is not a thing we can achieve on our own.

Jesus Christ said in John 14:6 in God’s book, the Bible, “I am the Way, the Truth, and the Life; no one comes to the Father but through Me.” Jesus is the Son of God and only by giving our life to Him, do we have access to God . . . and to the peace we all seek.

Jon had taken that step to give His heart to Christ. That did not mean it was easy for him to forgive a father who’d wronged him. But it did mean h...