I was feeling out of of sorts. It was Saturday, and I was home with the kids while my husband was away working. They were asking what we were going […]
And the king of all loves is agape, the unconditional love demonstrated best by God in his unexpected and improbable love for humanity. “This was the love that Jesus felt for humanity, and it was so great that it shook the stars and changed the course of man’s history.”*
Marriage starts with eros, is sustained through philia, is protected for a time by a shared storge, and is undergirded by agape.
Perhaps the most famous verse in the Bible is about love: John 3:16 “For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes […]
My cheeks felt hot. Any minute now I would explode into little tiny pieces, I simply knew it. I had avoided the gaze directed my way, unsure whether I should […]
When my first son was born in October 1984, he received a Hallmark Christmas ornament for a gift. A colorful train engine. He also received two others commemorating “Baby’s First […]