Another Way To Love

The idea of loving correction is a consistent message throughout the Scriptures. God portrays Himself to us as a loving parent, a father who wants to protect and provide the very best for His children. The Scriptures make it clear that divine discipline is not an expression of punishment or vengeance. It is the loving … Continue reading Another Way To Love

Wipe Every Tear

Revelation 21:4-5 “He will wipe every tear from their eyes, and there shall be no more death or mourning, wailing or pain, [for] the old order has passed away.” The one who sat on the throne said, “Behold, I make all things new.”  I don’t know where to start this morning. God knows my heart … Continue reading Wipe Every Tear

An Amazing Love

Last night we celebrated the Feast Day of the Immaculate Conception. It is clearly impossible that this day is celebrating the conception of Jesus in Mary’s womb. Rather, this feast day celebrates the conception of Mary in her mother’s womb.  Born free of original sin, Mary was preordained to be the mother of our Lord … Continue reading An Amazing Love

Have You Forgotten?

The world stopped turning…

Or at least it seemed to that September morning. I still remember exactly where I was and what I was doing the moment I heard that planes had hit the World Trade Center towers.

I was just a baby at the time. Not yet out of my teens, I was 19 years old and full of optimism and spunk. That morning the world became less sunshine and daisies. It was like the cloud of smoke and debris that had settled over lower Manhattan had also settled over my eyes. Continue reading “Have You Forgotten?”

Agápē

The ultimate challenge in our walk with Christ is to attempt to live a life in His image. I struggle with this daily. I know that I do not always react with love in each situation. God gives us free will which allows us to decide if we are going to feed that feeling of … Continue reading Agápē