Category Archives: Love

“RESPONDING TO A FRIEND WHO HAS WALKED AWAY FROM GOD”

We all know someone who has lost interest in spiritual things. Maybe that person has stopped attending church.  How is one to respond to a friend who seemingly walks away from God? David Sanford’s article in the Winter issue of … Continue reading

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Friend?

I have never heard anyone say they have too many friends, have you?  I think that is because it is hard to make it through life without friends.  Tony Evans points out in his Book of Illustrations that “friends are … Continue reading

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“DADS MATTER”

Well, this Sunday is Father’s Day! Reminds me of the old joke… Do you know the difference between Mother’s Day and Father’s Day? The answer, of course, is the price of the gift. Don’t get me wrong. I am a … Continue reading

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“WHAT HAPPENS WHEN…”

  What happens when a church purposes to reach new people?  Well, there are inevitable tensions.  Allow me to pull some thoughts from a recent column by Dr. Ed Stetzer of LifeWay Research.  What he refers to as church revitalization … Continue reading

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“TEAM DOBSON”

Rebecca Halton wrote an article recently about Ryan Dobson. In it, Ryan Dobson, son of Dr. and Mrs. James Dobson, speaks about “Team Dobson.” Ryan, now 44, and his wife Laura, still enjoy spending time with his parents, James and … Continue reading

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WHO IS JESUS CHRIST TO YOU?

Charles Spurgeon, the great preacher, once answered this most important question of life in the writing of a poem… “What the hand is to the lute, What the breath is to the flute, What is fragrance to the smell, What … Continue reading

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“A LOVING LEADER IN THE HOME”

We hear a lot about men being the spiritual leaders in their homes. But what exactly does that man look like? Paul said in Ephesians 5:25, “Husbands love your wives as Christ loved the church and gave Himself for her.” … Continue reading

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