Tag Archives: Love

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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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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