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“This is by far the most effective forgiveness book I have ever read.

I give away many copies every week to help those struggling to forgive!”

— Barbara Solis

Pastor of Family Counseling at Peoples Church in Fresno, CA, the largest megachurch in Central California

“Dr. Allen gave me tools I've never considered to the point that I took several

moments to freshly forgive several people. If you feel stuck in moving on from

ways you've been hurt, or if you teach others how to forgive, I'm confident

you'll find fresh ways forward here.”

— Dave Schmelzer

Founding Pastor of Reservoir Church in Cambridge, MA

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A Trusted Guide through the Raging Storm

A trusted guide is what we need to get us through the raging storm of a wounded soul. This bestselling book is the true breakthrough guide that will help you navigate through turbulent trauma to find healing, inner peace, and happiness. Unlike superficial guides that provide only trite answers, Dr. Allen’s work is a practical roadmap to unraveling the core causes of being unable to forgive. It is a deep multidisciplinary exploration of how faith, spirituality, and the sciences of the human mind intersect at the crossroads of empowering forgiveness. It provides powerful unique insights and tools to help you forgive deeply and quickly so you can move on with your life to be freer and happier.

Pastors and therapists have found this book to be an invaluable resource for their churches and clients. It has produced dramatic forgiveness breakthroughs, quickly healing deep hurts and long estranged relationships. Today, Dr. Allen’s groundbreaking work is actively used by over 300 pastors at some of the largest churches in the U.S. and growing rapidly. Although written from a Christian worldview, it can benefit readers from any background or religious tradition.

Are you seeking healing from the wounds that haunt you? Do you waste precious time and energy thinking about long past hurts and injustices?

Dr. Allen will help you by answering key underlying questions such as, “How does the precise language you use to think about forgiveness in your mind affect how deeply you actually forgive in your heart?” and “What can you do when forgiveness seems to require you to accept those offenders you consider unacceptable?”

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Seven Important Book Features


It is one-of-a-kind, unlike any other forgiveness book on the market. The book is full of original innovative ideas that take readers on an emotional journey, exploring the depths of their hearts. It exposes the Acceptance Conundrum, a common block to forgiveness which often keeps people stuck, struggling, unable to accept the unacceptable.


This book invites readers to be aware of their immediate experience in reading it. It uses carefully crafted reflection questions and exercises to interact with readers, guiding them along on a heart-felt path towards greater self-insight.


It combines knowledge from many diverse sources including: Christian spirituality, theology, clinical psychology, psycho-linguistics, and brain science. This approach has resulted in a seamless integration of insights with extraordinary depth and dimensionality.

Proven Methods

This material has proven to be extremely practical and impactful. Many have experienced it as a life-changing revelation.


This book was written to be easily accessible to a wide audience. It tries hard to convey sophisticated concepts in the clearest simplest manner possible.


The book was intentionally crafted in a concise manner, making it easy for readers to re-read multiple times in order to absorb the most gain from its therapeutic effects. It contains absolutely no unnecessary or filler text.

Small Group Ready

This book contains a study guide designed for small group studies.

"Oh no, not another book on forgiveness! I’ve read all the bestsellers on the subject and still haven’t been able to apply any of them. I tried so many times to really forgive, saying forgiveness prayers as emphatically as possible. But ultimately, I knew in my heart something was missing. I resigned myself to having repression as my lifelong friend. Then I was surprised by this wonderful book that gave me new hope and the fresh tools I needed to make several dramatic forgiveness breakthroughs that have forever changed my life. I'm so grateful for the help it provided me!"

— Kathy O., L.C.S.W.

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