Love Tag

01 Apr The Wounded Healer

The Wounded Healer by Henri Nouwen is a better title than it is book, though there are some great insights from his writing. The essence of the book is that we are broken people trying to help other broken people, i.e. wounded healers. He wrote...

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28 Mar Jesus Came, Died, and Was Resurrected

Acts 10:37-41 says, "You yourselves know what happened throughout all Judea, beginning from Galilee after the baptism that John proclaimed: how God anointed Jesus of Nazareth with the Holy Spirit and with power. He went about doing good and healing all who were oppressed by...

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29 Feb Sex-Crazed Culture

What are we to say about this culture? We could always play the comparing game when it comes to sexuality and say we are better than ancient Rome or better than current day Amsterdam. This culture is spiraling downward fast and it is a result...

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15 Feb Love Drives Out Hate

In Lincoln, Nebraska, in the early 1990’s, two men named Michael Weisser and Larry Trapp crossed paths. Michael noticed people of different ethnicities moving into town, observed that they weren’t connecting, and began to make welcome baskets for them. It was a tangible way for...

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12 Feb Living Love

Jesus said, “And as you wish that others would do to you, do so to them.” (Luke 6:31). He also said, “And you shall love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind and with...

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07 Sep Loving My Neighbors

In a 2010 Pew Research Center survey, respondents were asked if they knew the names of the neighbors who live close to them, 19% of adults said they knew all of their neighbors. Another 24% said they knew most of their neighbors. This left the...

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