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The preeminence of love and understanding

Love understands. Part of loving someone is to attempt to understand them. If someone who is opposed to Christianity for whatever reason determines that you are seeking to understand them for no other reason than to know them better, they … Continue reading

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Love beyond reason

Conflict is an inevitable part of life — a function of being connected to one another. If we were more open to embracing conflict instead of avoiding it we all would be voices of reconciliation, showing those around us that … Continue reading

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Standing in for the Spirit

“Tell them I love them.” Here is what the Spirit of God whispers to us all the time when we are speaking to someone: “Tell him I love him.” It could be to a friend recovering from bypass surgery in … Continue reading

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Arise and come along

Naphtali is a doe set free He gives beautiful words We have been bound by fear and rejection Now it’s time to see That we were made to be the reflection Of His creativity We have the one who created … Continue reading

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A hundred million reasons

I bow down to pray I try to make the worst seem better Lord, show me the way To cut through all his worn out leather I’ve got a hundred million reasons to walk away But baby, I just need … Continue reading

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‘As you wish’

But the fruit of the Spirit is … [May I have the envelope, please] … love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness and self-control. Against such things there is no law. (Galatians 5:22-23) Earlier this year, we had some … Continue reading

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What does true love mean?

True love means you go seek your fortune so you can return and provide for your true love. True love means you wait for your true love to return as he promised. True love means you scale the Cliffs of … Continue reading

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The real meaning behind the words ‘as you wish’

“As you wish,” establishes so much of what The Princess Bride is to people, what it means, and why it still works now, 30 years after it first came out.  It’s in the story from the very beginning as the … Continue reading

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