An encounter with Jesus truly changed lives and the four biographies of Jesus (Gospels) show it and again. Four encounters, ranging from stormy seas to a funeral show the involvement of Jesus in real life circumstances. These were situations needing not merely a minor adjustment, but quite literally, a transformation of the magnitude that could come only from the powerful intervention of God Himself. First is the powerful effect of forgiveness that paves the way for a paralyzed man’s for even a physical restoration. This applies to those times for us when life leaves us limp and we cannot go forward on our own. Discover anew the restoring power of God that flows from forgiveness.