Tag Archives: Love

Midnight train

Have you ever been loved? I have. I am. Undeservedly. Amazingly. Unbelievably. I was riding in the car with my wife and daughter. My 16 year old daughter was the DJ from her phone. She played “Midnight train to Georgia” … Continue reading

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When you’ve reached the end

Pain is no fun. I’m very sorry if you are hurting. Here’s what I know, though. No matter you circumstances, God’s mercy and love are there for you. Listen to this passage from Lamentations. GOD’s loyal love couldn’t have run … Continue reading

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Love’s classroom

1 John 4:7-9 teaches us about love. This is John’s specialty — the disciple whom Jesus loved (John 13:23). 7Dear friends, let us love one another, for love comes from God. Everyone who loves has been born of God and … Continue reading

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Crazy little thing called love

If I give everything I own to the poor and even go to the stake to be burned as a martyr, but I don’t love, I’ve gotten nowhere. So, no matter what I say, what I believe, and what I … Continue reading

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A love story in three acts

Act 1 I knew she was special the first time I heard her voice. I had just transferred mid-year to a new high school and I had yet to make any friends. I was acutely aware that I did not … 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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Fear/love

Anything here sound familiar? terror, fright, fearfulness, horror, alarm, panic, agitation, trepidation, dread, consternation, dismay, distress anxiety, worry, angst, unease, uneasiness, apprehension, apprehensiveness, nervousness, nerves, perturbation, foreboding These are synonyms for fear. Let’s take a test. Put an X at … Continue reading

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