Tag Archives: 1 John 4

Everything is Grace

Our whole life—our living and dying—are done in the grace of God. From the beginning, God choose us and created us to live in communion with him and others. Now, that we are included in the people of God our task is to live it out inviting others on the journey with us. We shouldn’t …

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Light of Love

The fourth candle of Advent is the candle of love. I would like to share some reflections on love. My intention is that my words will not only help you celebrate the Advent season, but live the season deeply and bring it into the New Year. We’ve looked at hope, peace and joy. We have …

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Love Not Fear

1 John 4: Let us love one another, for love comes from God. This is how we know that we live in him and he in us: He has given us of his Spirit. We have seen and testify that the Father has sent his Son to be the Savior of the world. If anyone …

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I Believe In God

The Pastors at my church are using the Apostles’ Creed as the basis of a sermon series. The Associate pastor kicked it off with the first line. His sermon, which I believe is his best yet, was focused on the love a father has for a son and how much more is the love God …

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My Problem With Loving Everyone

 I have written about loving people. About showing love to others and not abusing people, about treating others how we want to be treated. About not just loving those who love us or are like us, but loving everyone. I trust that if we love everyone than our life will be better and we will …

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