Tag Archives: love

Game On – Love Extravagantly

This past week I had the enormous honor to officiate a wedding. As a pastor, I have enjoyed this privilege often. It is a true blessing and an amazing joy to share this very special moment with two people in … Continue reading

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Let Love Motivate

I was out doing some Christmas shopping and noticed a person intently looking and exploring the aisles. This person had another with her who appeared not as excited to shop, looking a bit disinterested, with loud sighs and a few … Continue reading

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More Love, Less Criticism

In a world where scorching accusations and sweltering criticisms are the norm, love and affirmation are like a refreshing drink on a hot day. I was about three people deep in line at a local drug store. The person checking … Continue reading

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A Hidden Beauty in Connection and Inclusion

“We’ve been buddies for over 60 years,” was the opening comments as he began the eulogy. “Our lives were intertwined where his life was an extension of mine, and my life an extension of his, and I learned a lot … Continue reading

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When Love Runs

One Sunday afternoon my wife and I were on our way to a park for one of our branch church’s anniversary celebrations. We parked the car and, seeing the bounce house and a gathering of people, we started heading across … Continue reading

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The Empowerment of Love

It was just last night. Our Life Group (a small group of people that meet for Bible study and to enjoy a smaller community) met and we enjoyed a stimulating time looking through some passages of the Bible and talked … Continue reading

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Love One

I truly enjoy stories where a celebrity or someone important does something special for an individual. It is heartwarming when someone like Taylor Swift goes and visits a child in the hospital, or an elected official honors a family of … Continue reading

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