Posts Tagged ‘love’

How To Love Others Well with Author Gabe Lyons

Gabe Lyons, the author of books like “UnChristian” and “Good Faith,” sat down with us to talk about how Christians are seen as irrelevant, the best way to share our faith, and how to love others well–even when we don’t agree with them. If you missed our World’s Biggest Small Group with Gabe, he also had some great insight on finding purpose in our lives and how that relates to our identity. You can check… … Continue reading

Brandon Heath Opens Up About Reconciling With His Dad Before His Death

Brandon Heath joins me on Episode 56 of the “More Than The Music Podcast” to share the stories behind his album, “Faith, Hope, Love, Repeat,” including the final moments he shared with his dad before he passed away.        Brandon learned just how important forgiveness and reconciliation is. Enter to win an autographed Brandon Heath “Faith, Hope, Love, Repeat” CD! … Continue reading

What the Bachelor Got Wrong and You Might Too

  Whether you love the show “The Bachelor” or think it’s garbage, hang in here with me. There was a huge lesson in the finale of this season that I cannot stop thinking about! “I still think about her…for me, the more I hang out with you the more I feel like I am losing the possibility of maybe reconciling things with Lauren.” Those were the words that Arie, the Bachelor, said to his fiance… … Continue reading

5 Ways to Keep Marriage Strong

Google “marriage jokes” and these are some of the things you’ll find: Marriage is not a word. It is a sentence–a life sentence. Marriage is very much like a violin; after the sweet music is over, the strings are attached. Marriage is love. Love is blind. Therefore, marriage is an institution for the blind. Marriage is an institution in which a man loses his Bachelor’s Degree and the woman gets her Masters. Marriage is a… … Continue reading

Love Your Wife Like You Love Your Favorite Sports Team

If you’re a man like me, you’re man who LOVES sports! When one sport’s season ends, the next one seems to pick right up where the other left off. But have you ever thought about what it might look like if you loved your wife with the same kind of fandom that you love your favorite sport? I have and this one hurt to write… IF WE CAN FOLLOW OUR FAVORITE SPORTS EVERY MOVE, then… … Continue reading

How to Overcome Your Inner Valentine’s Grinch

“Do you want to come over and make valentines?” I had to read my friend’s message twice to make sure I wasn’t seeing things. Sure enough, though, she was inviting another friend and me to her house for a card-making party. I was almost thirty years old . . . surely too old for cutting out paper hearts. And I certainly wasn’t the crafty type. But then there was the biggest issue: I didn’t have… … Continue reading

The Top 5 Christian Songs Celebrating Love and Romance

Hey, Christians, let’s not be afraid to celebrate love and romance! It’s a God-given gift to reflect His love for us. Here are 5 perfect songs for Valentines Day written by fellow believers in God AND marriage! 1. Jonny Diaz – “Thank God I Got Her” This song came from a conversation with a buddy of his. “I was talking about all these things that confused me about my wife and at the end of… … Continue reading

Love Does Not Require a Language

Love, doesn’t require our language, just our action. A simple lesson I learned when I met Crismeiry, my sponsor child in the Dominican Republic through Compassion International. Our bus pulled up to a little beach park. As I walked off the bus I saw the powdery sand, ocean as far as the eye could see and a little beachside open-air restaurant. Waiting for me inside that little restaurant was Crismeiry. I could see her sitting… … Continue reading