Tag Archives: love

“He has shown you, O mortal, what is good. And what does the Lord require of you? To act justly and to love mercy and to walk humbly with your God.” Micah 6:8 This year, Americans are expected to spend $18.2 billion on Valentine’s Day. The five most common items purchased on this day are a […]

“Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind. This is the first and greatest commandment. And the second is like it: Love your neighbor as yourself.” Matthew 22:37-39 Over the past several decades, anthropologists have done an exhaustive survey of the various cultures of the […]

“Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud. It does not dishonor others, it is not self-seeking, it is not easily angered, it keeps no record of wrongs.” 1 Corinthians 13:4-5 Before you can train anyone to do anything, or teach anyone to learn anything, you […]

“And you also were included in Christ when you heard the message of truth, the gospel of your salvation. When you believed, you were marked in Him with a seal, the promised Holy Spirit, who is a deposit guaranteeing our inheritance until the redemption of those who are God’s possession – to the praise of […]

“And let us consider how we may spur one another on toward love and good deeds.” Hebrews 10:24  When God sent Jesus Christ to this planet He wasn’t thinking about Himself; He was thinking about us, His children.  When Jesus Christ left heaven and came to earth to die for us He wasn’t thinking about Himself; […]

“…But do this with gentleness and respect.” 1 Peter 3:15 Throughout my ministry, I have dealt with skeptics, atheists; people that despise Christianity, hate the Bible, and think we are all hypocrites or lunatics. I used to think it was my job to win every argument; but I finally realized you could win the battle […]

“And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love Him, who have been called according to His purpose.” Romans 8:28 There is perhaps no greater promise in the Bible than Romans 8:28. The same God that kept His promise to Noah and Abraham and Joseph will keep His […]

“But because of His great love for us, God, who is rich in mercy, made us alive with Christ even when we were dead in transgressions – it is by grace you have been saved.” Ephesians 2:4-5 Big things really do come in small packages. This is so true when it comes to words. Some […]

“My beloved speaks and says to me, ‘Arise, my love, my beautiful one, and come away, for behold, the winter is past; the rain is over and gone.’” Song of Solomon 2:10-11 Marriage is just like a plant. A plant needs water to stay alive. Time is the water that you pour on to a […]

“You are altogether beautiful, my love; there is no flaw in you.” Song of Solomon 4:7 One thing is true of all happily married couples…they talk in the right way and use the right words to communicate their love to one another. Song of Solomon gives us a wonderful example of communicating love through words. […]