Jesus, Man of Compassion

“But Jesus said, “That isn’t necessary—you feed them.” Matthew 14:16 NLT In some families, cousins are as close as brothers. Jesus and John were cousins and Jesus got the news that Herod had beheaded John. He wanted to be alone so He traveled by boat to a remote place. But the people came looking for Him.  … Continue reading Jesus, Man of Compassion

Love Others

Love does no wrong to others, so love fulfills the requirements of God’s law. Romans 13:10 NLT Society has a tendency to label others. It starts when children call each other names. Children will do certain things because they are children and need adults to guide them in appropriate behavior. Sometimes, it seems that adults … Continue reading Love Others

Love Covers Offences

Hatred stirs up quarrels, but love makes up for all offenses. Proverbs 10:12 NLT Love and hate, two words that get thrown together a lot. When young children are at play, they love each other while they are playing with different toys. When they each want the same toy, they hate each other. It’s the same … Continue reading Love Covers Offences

The Love of a Friend

Friends love through all kinds of weather, and families stick together in all kinds of trouble. Proverbs 17:17 MSG Just about everyone in the world is grateful to have a friend. The dictionary defines friend as a person you know well and like a lot, but who is usually not a member of your family. I am … Continue reading The Love of a Friend

Loving God’s Way

The man answered, “‘You must love the Lord your God with all your heart, all your soul, all your strength, and all your mind.’ And, ‘Love your neighbor as yourself.’” Luke 10:27 NLT One day as Jesus went about His work of ministry, He was stopped by a religious leader who wanted to test Him. … Continue reading Loving God’s Way

True Love

When February 14th approaches, we see things that speak of love everywhere. If you walk into the supermarket you are greeted with displays of pink cakes and chocolates. The flower shop is adorned with red roses. Even on the sidewalk, you can find someone selling something in the name of love. So what is love? … Continue reading True Love