I keep thinking about what spectacular human beings our children have turned out to be!
World Communion Sunday. It’s about being the church. It’s about taking in, and committing ourselves to, and actually practicing the Jesus quality of love…
This is a critically important idea, and ideal. Look at the scriptures. When Paul wrote his beautiful definition of love, kindness was the second word that came to his mi
If I speak in the tongues of mortals and of angels, but do not have love, I am a noisy gong or a clanging cymbal. And if I have prophetic powers, and understand all mysteries and all knowledge, and if I have all faith, so as to remove mountains, but do … Continue Reading flashing lights… but no power of any substance
If we really were getting multiple gifts to correspond with each day of Christmas (like “three french hens,” or “two turtle doves,” or “six geese a laying”), then today’s the day I’d have to pass on anything more, because Rebekah and I already have the number six covered, and then … Continue Reading humbled by love on the sixth day of Christmas (if I didn’t love others, I would BE nothing)
This is not a “restaurant-review” blog; nor do I (often) succumb to my foodie tendencies and saturate social-media with photographs of every vaguely interesting morsel that crosses my path. However, Rebekah and I had such a good experience at The Melting Pot Tuesday evening that I have to share at least a … Continue Reading Love and intention – at The Melting Pot
For now we see only a reflection as in a mirror; then we shall see face to face. Now I know in part; then I shall know fully, even as I am fully known. (1 Corinthians 13:12) Funerals/Memorial services almost always make a powerful impact on my mind and my spirit. This … Continue Reading “For now we see through a glass, darkly” – death as a semi-colon;
Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud. It does not dishonor others, it is not self-seeking, it is not easily angered, it keeps no record of wrongs. Love does not delight in evil but rejoices with the truth. It always protects, always trusts, always hopes, always … Continue Reading two weddings and a great story (the greatest ever told)…