A Tale of Two Brothers

Younger brother was lazy and spoiled could be While the older worked hard to just earn his keep They walked different roads ending up far apart And neither could know that they broke father’s heart The youngest just partied and lived the wild life Sleeping in every morning – staying up every night While his…

Measuring God’s Love

How can we measure the limitless love of God? Paul gives us some dimensions for us to consider and that got me to thinking. So that Christ may dwell in your hearts through faith—that you, being rooted and grounded in love, may have strength to comprehend with all the saints what is the breadth and length and height and…

Loving Like Jesus

Rejoice with those who rejoice, weep with those who weep. e second, like it, is this: ‘You shall love your neighbor as yourself.’ There is no other commandment greater than these.”    Romans 12:15 I learned something about weeping and rejoicing after fourteen hours of flying time to Delhi India. I found an airport that looked just like New York (Only…

Willing to Be a Neighbor

But a certain Samaritan, as he journeyed, came where he was. And when he saw him, he had compassion.  So he went to himand bandaged his wounds, pouring on oil and wine; and he set him on his own animal, brought him to an inn, and took care of him.      Luke 10:33-34         Jesus told…

What the World Needs Now Is Love Sweet Love!

 A new commandment I give to you, that you love one another: just as I have loved you, you also are to love one another.  John 13:34 ESV Some years ago I worked trimming trees on a large estate in Katonah, New York. Since the work we did was usually done in the winter, it was a special…