Tag Archives: God is love

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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