Tags » Loving Others

Do It Anyway

 “People are often unreasonable, irrational, and self-centered.  Forgive them anyway.

            If you are kind, people may accuse you of selfish, ulterior motives.  Be kind anyway. 116 more words


On Giving And Receiving Grace

A few months ago, I stopped in the grocery store to pick up a few things from the produce section. Picture this: Me, black sweat pants, light jacket, curly hair wind-blown from my jog from my car into the store. 157 more words

Doing Things that Please Him

1 John 3:21-22(New Living Translation)—21) Dear friends, if our conscience is clear, we can come to God with bold confidence. 22) And we will receive whatever we request because we obey Him and do the things that please Him. 480 more words

The Love Of God

Sabbatical Learnings: Lesson Two Was My Response to God, To Others

The second half of my sabbatical I asked God the question, “How can I possibly love you in return, Lord?” My thoughts went to the love languages and I asked God what His love language was, and how best I could love Him in return. 410 more words

Knowing God

Sabbatical Learnings: Solitude and Community

Over sabbatical, I pondered the fact that if we spent our lives in absolute solitude listening to Jesus, we could never take in all the richness of His wisdom and presence. 145 more words

Knowing God

Sticks and Stones May Break My Bones, But WORDS Will Destroy Me!

Our elementary school days , we sang a different tune: “Sticks and stones may break our bones, but words will never hurt us”. It helps for the moment, to let our word bully know that they don’t bother us! 518 more words

Christian Living

There is energy all around us. In our homes, our workplaces, flowing through people and situations and radiating off of our skin as if it were an extra layer. 670 more words