Love Like Jesus: 5th Quantum Leap of Faith

On Ash Wednesday, we remember how Jesus loved sacrificially.  Jesus loved God, his neighbors, and even his enemies.  His love for us has transformed the world.   As powerful as these forms of love are, though, there is another kind of love Jesus practiced that is even...

How to Exercise Love in the Midst of Angst

In grade school, I was part of a brief study on the meaning of love.  My third grade class was interviewed, a few at a time, on the meaning of love.  I thought I knew what it was until I tried to articulate an answer.  “It’s when you like someone very much.”  Even as...

Give Up Loving Your Neighbor as Yourself

This Lent, I suggest giving up loving your neighbor as yourself.  Likely, they deserve better. So do you. Let me start by saying I think the amount of good going on in the world far, far outweighs the bad.  For each terrorist, fraudster, bully or thief wreaking havoc,...