Tag Archive: Love

Jesus Is The Way…

Jesus Is The Way “Jesus answered, ‘I am the way and the truth and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me.’” John 14:6 NIV  This is quite possibly the most unpopular statement made… Continue reading

So What Is God Like?…

Can We Know God Personally? If So, What Is He Like? If God exists, the next questions becoms: What is God like? What are God’s qualities, characteristics, likes, dislikes, etc.? Question: Do you… Continue reading

Immersed In the Streets of Chicago (Meeting A Man Named Troy)…

For the sixth summer in a row the LORD Almighty has blessed me, with the help of many others, to lead a group of 7th, 8th, and 9th graders into Chicago with the… Continue reading

Talking About Dating With Your Teenager…

Talking About Dating With Your Teenager: Some Tips to Take the Emotion Out Of The Discussion! Recently, a parent of a 7th grader asked me for some tips on how to talk about dating… Continue reading

What Is Success and Some Habits That Lead To It?

A friend of mine who is in high school recently asked me to share with her my definitions of success and also some of the personal habits that I think will lead to… Continue reading

Poem: “The Passionate Shepherd Reborn To His Love”

Written in response to Christopher Marlowe’s poem “The Passionate Shepherd To His Love.” Come live with me and be my love And taste this world consisting of Such sweets to dull our fervent… Continue reading

Sonnet: “The Brightest Glowing Apples Easily Bruise”

  The brightest glowing apples eas’ly bruise So too shall nectars sweetest swiftly sour As well those champi’ns crowned in layers lose And Heaven’s roses wither by the hour If left exposed to… Continue reading

Can We Trust The Bible?…

  What are some reasons for trusting that the Bible is true, that it is in fact the Word of God? Best selling book of all time for nearly 600 years. Actually claims… Continue reading

Meeting Jesus Again For The First Time…

Introduction  You know, it is a bit surreal to be here this morning. A little over eleven years ago, in this very room and on this very spot where I am standing now,… Continue reading

Written To My Dear Wife On Her 23rd Birthday…

Fair Queen, what might I state to weight thy crown? For thy hath garnered gold and rubies rare What could be writ to further thy renown? Since beauty thine be swept by Western… Continue reading