Tag Archives: Discerning Love

For the Love of God, Respond.

Have you ever sent someone an invitation, request, or question and gotten no response but instead simply been left hanging? In the age of easy social media, instant e-mail, and phone messaging, one might think responding would be more likely … Continue reading

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When the Church Thinks They’re All That

I can’t count the number of times I’ve walked away from encounters with church goers or even more specifically church leaders and thought to myself, “If they were the only representative of God I had, I would ditch God and … Continue reading

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Love Others Well

When we think of love, we don’t always think about what motivates love. In fact most of the time our assumption about love is that it is the motivator, but this is not always true.  Love can be motivated by … Continue reading

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Will You Stand Against Evil?

When dealing with authority, which has veered from a justice course and no longer rightly serving the purpose for which its position of authority was established, I have observed there are three types of people and responses.  The three types … Continue reading

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How to Have Confidence in Who God Is

Have you ever talked with someone who thinks they know a person you know and they make a comment like, “I don’t think that person cares about that kind of thing.” And you get to say, “They totally care about … Continue reading

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A Memorial

Today in the United States is Memorial Day—a day we pause to remember and honor the sacrifice of all those who’ve died serving in our country’s armed forces. We cherish life dearly, so why honor those who have died? It’s … Continue reading

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P A of Worldview: Discerning Love

In the Bible we are commanded to love one another (John 15:12, Romans 13:8, 1 John 3:23, 1 John 4:7, 1 Th 4:9, Etc.). Love is a good thing, but I have always been stumped in trying to define what … Continue reading

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