Tag Archives: Love

No Worries, Man

Therefore I say to you, do not worry about your life. ~ Jesus I saw a bumper sticker one time that said, “There’s probably no God. Now stop worrying and enjoy your life.” When I saw that I wondered, “Would … Continue reading

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No Perfect People Allowed

 Go ye therefore, and teach all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Ghost…  ~ Jesus One of the striking things about Jesus is that He didn’t work real hard … Continue reading

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The Confluence of Love

If two lie down together, they will keep warm; But how can one be warm alone?                                                 … Continue reading

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The Cost of Easter

“…You were bought at a price.”             I Cor. 6:20 One day a little girl was combing her mother’s hair leaned over and said, Momma, you know I love you don’t you?  The mother said … Continue reading

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Kneeling to Love

He poured water into a basin and began to wash the disciples’ feet, and to wipe them with the towel with which He was girded.  John 13:5 Our culture is obsessed with upgrading. How many of us work hard to … Continue reading

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The Gift of Perspective

One of the great sorrows which came to human beings when Adam and Eve left the Garden was the loss of memory, memory of all that God’s children are meant to be. ~Madeleine L’Engle When we lived in the Pacific … Continue reading

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Listen to an old Song and Smile

“When you sing, you pray twice.” ~Saint Augustine You may not know this, but I surprised my wife on our wedding day by singing to her. When the preacher had everyone bow their heads in prayer my brother left his … Continue reading

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Call Me Ishmael

“Community is the place where the person you least want to live with always lives.”  Henri Nouwen “Let us journey on our way, and I will go alongside you.”  Esau, (Genesis 33:12) It was getting dark on Day 26 of … Continue reading

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Christmas Love

When I was a boy there was a girl; her name was Mary Patterson.  She was tall, which was important to me, with dark brown hair to the middle of her back.  Her bright smile dazzled me. When she laughed … Continue reading

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