I was listening to Real Recovery last night- it's one of my favorite shows. I like Real Recovery because it's about redemption and renewal. As the show's hosts were talking with the guest, one of the hosts asked the guest this question: "Do you chose not to sin because of the consequences or because you … Continue reading Consequences or Love?
Scriptures John 13:34-35 "I give you a new command: Love One another. Just as I have loved you, you are also to love one another. By this, everyone will know that you are my disciples if you love one another." 1 John 4:7-12 Dear friends, let us love one another, because love is from God, … Continue reading They’ll Know We Are Christians by our Love
How can we bring unity to our marriage? our families? or nation? to the world? We cannot have unity without love.
One of my favorite hymns. Have your heard it?
by Glenae Atchison "Therefore, as God's chosen people, holy and dearly loved, clothe yourselves with compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness, and patience. Bear with each other and forgive whatever grievances you may have against one another. Forgive as the Lord forgave you. And over all these virtues put on love, which binds them all together in … Continue reading Living Love in a Surprising Twist
Questions about God image credit free photo Pixabay It is often asked, "Why is God so angry in the Old Testament and so loving in the New Testament?" But if we look closely we will find that God shows a lot of love in the Old Testament. And indeed, we can find His anger in … Continue reading The Difference Between God’s Wrath and Man’s Anger
My God is NOT distant ... In today's society, many would want you to believe that God is distant or uninterested in our lives. That's is if He exists at all. But I find Him very near to my heart
Reaching out to those who are lacking. Changing our attitude toward them
Where is love? What is Love? If you look around our world, watch the news, or even scroll through Facebook you will see that our world seems to be all upside-down. People seem to have completely lost sight of the things of God. Or worse, they have defied Him and blatantly speak evil as if … Continue reading What’s Love Got To Do With it?
My experience of love these past two years has been heartbreaking. But when I look back- it’s the areas that broke my heart that taught me the most. Broken Expectations Broken expectations leave a person left with what remains. And what remains is the truth, no matter how painful that truth may be. Often in … Continue reading What Can We Learn From a Broken Heart?