The prior two posts on this blog have been an attempt to define “Love.” I use the word attempt because I am no expert which is obvious if you’ve read the second of the two posts. I feel nearly all of us struggle with a clear perception of real love. […]
“But the fruit of the Spirit is love… ” Galatians 5:22 NIV Agape is the Greek word translated as love in Galatians 5:22 above. It is a difficult word to define, because humankind can only imitate it. Using the best lexicons to research “agape,” the word benevolence stood out for […]
Join me while I reach out and “capture a moment” and listen to The Association’s version of “Never My Love” and read from my novel.
I have written and published 2 novels, A River Bend and Through the Valley of the Shadow. Here is an excerpt from Chapter 10, “Help!”, Through the Valley of the Shadow. If you’re interested in purchasing the book, you can email me at email@example.com or through Amazon.com. If you live […]
In the last several blog posts, I used Song of Songs (Song of Solomon) to help us see and understand God’s character, especially His love for Creation. My fascination with the Biblical love story influences more research and study, because I truly want to know more about God and know […]
Sexual desires are hard to control. Intimacy with another is how we are made. Those under forty or maybe fifty years old may find this tough to fathom, but there was a time when abstinence before marriage was not only the right thing to do, but it was a sign […]
“Good night, Marcy,” Josh says as Marcy enters the elevator. Marcy glances toward the other passenger and smiles. The elevator door begins to close. “I love you, Marcy James,” Josh states through the ever-narrowing opening. Marcy starts to reply, but the door is shut tight and the elevator begins its […]
to love one another, to love our neighbor as ourselves, to love our enemies, all are God’s commandments. For us to pull that off, we need to experience God’s love and allow His love to express true love through us to all.
Have you ever felt God had vanished or was so far away and out of reach? I must confess that I have and not just once, but several times. Each time, I learned that God did not abandon me, but was drawing nearer. I also learned more about who I […]
A close look at Song of Songs, also known as Song of Solomon reveals its value as a reminder of how much God loves us. It also can be a book that shares what our worship of God should be like. I began this discussion with the two previous posts, […]