True Love is Eternal Life

“Three things will last forever — faith, hope, and love — and the greatest of these is love.” – 1 Corinthians 13 What is love, really? Is love a feeling? an emotion? an experience? Is love a thought? a conclusion? a point of view? The apostle John summarized it this way, “God is love” –

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The Power of a Positive Response

No matter what the situation, God is calling you to respond with love, compassion, forgiveness, mercy, grace, and understanding. Jesus put it this way, “You have heard the law that says the punishment must match the injury: ‘An eye for an eye, and a tooth for a tooth.’ But I say, do not resist an

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Up Close and Personal

Isn’t it interesting that usually when people talk about absolute truth they speak in generalities?  As if to be absolute a fact has to establish a stereotype and so act as a precursor to prejudice? In this worldview, the believer asserts that God sees all people in the most vague and categorical ways.  And so, to

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The Gift of Sexuality

TIME magazine reported this week that 19% of women who attend college today will be sexually assaulted during their time at university.  That is almost 1 out of every 5.  As the father of 3 daughters, I don’t like those odds.  But, even more than that, I don’t like what that says about what we as

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