Tag Archives: God is love

He gave

For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life. (John 3:16) How did God demonstrate His love for us? God loved, so He … Continue reading

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To know me is to love me

“To know me is to love me” is cliche, but points to a basic truth. No, I don’t think I’m inherently lovable. ¬†However, I do believe that if I don’t know someone, then I have no opportunity to love them. … Continue reading

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Breakfast of Champions

I just finished reading Kurt Vonnegut’s Breakfast of Champions. I’ll tell you a secret. When I’m reading an author with a distinctive voice, like Vonnegut or Hemingway or Fitzgerald, I begin speaking like him (or her) in my own internal … Continue reading

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Love/give

You’ve probably heard this scripture. It’s kind of a big deal. For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life. (John 3:16) Because … Continue reading

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Is this love?

So I was driving home from UNC Charlotte in my white Ford Fiesta 5-speed listening to 102.9 The Lake “We play anything”. (I’m a 46 year old engineering professor. Don’t judge.) The popular 80s ballad “Is this love” by Whitesnake … Continue reading

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Fully formed in love

I was convicted by this verse from 1 John. God is love. When we take up permanent residence in a life of love, we live in God and God lives in us. This way, love has the run of the … Continue reading

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