Tag: Love

Love One Another – Free Valentines Day Bookmarks

I never really celebrated Valentine’s Day until I was engaged to the guy who would eventually become my husband. Growing up, my parents would give us cards and a carnation or balloon from our school Valentine’s fundraiser. But somehow I always managed to be single when February 14th rolled around. Truthfully, I didn’t mind too […]

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You Are So Loved

Somebody you know needs to hear that they are loved today. Maybe you need to hear that, too. Not just loved by another person — though that’s always nice to hear! — but loved by an infinite, unchanging God. Loved not for who you know… what you do… how much you know… but simply because […]

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You Don’t Need to Learn How to ‘Love Yourself’

Last week was Valentine’s Day, and I couldn’t believe how many times I saw the phrase love yourself. The world of greeting cards, inspirational books, and social media posts is filled to overflowing with this idea that we must love ourselves better (or more) before we can love others. But I’m pretty sure that’s not what my Bible […]

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A Plea for Christian Americans

Christian Americans, the world is watching us. Our countrymen —  our neighbors — are watching to see how we will respond to the unprecedented election of such a controversial figure and the fear and hatred that is running rampant throughout our nation right now. Whether you voted for Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton, or someone else — […]

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Love Tells the Truth

The word love gets thrown around a lot these days — whether it’s the most recent catchphrase (“love wins”), or the admonishment to “love the sinner and hate the sin,” or simply the world’s attempt to conquer hatred and injustice (“love conquers all”). But in the words of Inigo Montoya, I don’t think that word means what most […]

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Love-worthy Links for Valentines Day

Just in time for Valentine’s Day… a round-up of links to help you show love to God, your family, your spouse, and even your favorite bloggers {ahem}. And also a chocolate cake recipe, just for fun.Because what’s a holiday without some form of chocolate? Send God a Valentine. Have you ever thought about sending God […]

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Love is Not Irritable

Confession: sometimes I find myself getting irritated at my husband.  And I know it’s wrong! I know it’s not loving, or thankful. I know it’s not kind, or Christlike, or humble. But I still get irritated. And sometimes, I let myself stay irritated. I don’t think I need to share specifics here — I’m pretty sure you all […]

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