We ask you, brothers, to respect those who labor among you and are over you in the Lord and admonish you, and to esteem them very highly in love because of their work. Be at peace among yourselves. And we urge you, brothers, admonish the idle, encourage the fainthearted, help the weak, be patient with … More Instructions and Elaborations on Love
Do not repay anyone evil for evil. Be careful to do what is right in the eyes of everybody. If it is possible, as far as it depends on you, live at peace with everyone. Do not take revenge, my friends, but leave room for God’s wrath, for it is written: “It is mine to avenge; I will repay,” says the Lord. On the contrary: “If your enemy is hungry, feed him; if he is thirsty, give him something to drink. In doing this, you will heap burning coals on his head.” Do not be overcome by evil, but overcome evil with good. – Romans 12:17:21 … More Rejoice Not in Another’s Sorrows
Of all weekends, this is one of the most precious of the entire year. This is the weekend, that Christ Jesus willingly went to the cross for us. He shed His innocent blood that we might be saved. What what His motivation? Why die for humankind? … More By His blood, by His love, we are redeemed!
Bad Romance? I know you’ve heard of her. Lady Gaga has shot to fame thanks to her catchy songs, unforgettably questionable lyrics, insane outfits, and out of this world make-up and hair. Question for you, and don’t deny the truth. How many of you have walked around singing her song, “Bad Romance”? I know I … More Bad Romance? The Lady Gaga inspired post you’ve all been waiting for…
What is the first thing that comes to your mind when you think of the word love? Do Positive or Negative feelings flood your mind? Perhaps you are currently “in love” with someone, so your stomach is filling with warm bubbles. Or perhaps on the opposite end of the spectrum, you have just been scorned … More God’s Love or Your Own?
Everyone says they love everything! I love coffee! I love shoes! I love traveling! I love Muse! I love, love, love, love, love everything. But what does it really mean to love something? Someone?? We say (well there are some exceptions here, but just go with it) that we love our families, our parents, our … More A New way to look at Love