Tag Archives: Love

An invitation to the Dance

I was woken up this morning to the sound of my cell phone ringing. It was from one of our pastors saying that a local funeral home was trying reach me. Paul was dying and the family was asking for … Continue reading

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Christmas is about love

Here is a short presentation from an eight-year old girl from our Children’s Christmas program last Sunday. My wife wrote the script but she read it with such depth of feeling you will be blessed. Click on the audio below and hear from … Continue reading

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Life is about connection

I was reading a great post this morning by Darrell Creswell, “Jesus and Grandpa Knew – It’s a Small World After All.” He was talking about the lasting impact his grandpa had made, even though he hadn’t travelled much outside the county of his birth. And also how Jesus … Continue reading

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Thoughts on freedom

Where the Spirit of the Lord is there is freedom (2 Cor.3:17). It was for freedom that Christ has set us free (Gal.5:1). God seems to put a high value on freedom. What is freedom? What does it look like? Freedom … Continue reading

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Awaken my heart to first love

There’s something wonderful about awakening to our first love. I remember when my wife, Maureen, found some love letters that we had written to each other before we were married. They were written 35 years ago.

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This holy communion

What picture comes to mind when you think of communion? I know that several come to my mind, and most are proper uses of the word. But there is a particular holy communion that God is inviting you and I into that … Continue reading

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Perfect Theology…Love

“…God is love….We love Him because He first loved us.” (1 Jn.4:8, 19) Theology is the study of God. God is love, therefore, perfect theology is about Love. And we find this perfect theology all wrapped up in God as a Father, expressed to us by His … Continue reading

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Love is a Person

“He who does not love does not know God, for God is love.” (1 Jn.4:8) We often read these kinds of verses like a nursery rhyme,  nodding our heads and saying things like, “Yup, that’s true….we need more love in the world….all you … Continue reading

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God’s Heart For You

This is a letter that one of our pastors wrote recently. It got published in our local newspaper. It really captures the heart of our heavenly Father. Read and receive from Papa God and be blessed!  Mel God’s Heart for You … Continue reading

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