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Introduction to Boasting

So far, in the Love Is series, we’ve looked at Patience, Kindness and Envy in great detail. As an introduction to Boasting, I want to share a story that I have shared a few times before, in the past. This … Continue reading

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Envy and Fairness

I know it has been a very long time since I wrote one of my “Love Is” posts. In fact, it’s been over a year and a half – basically since I started writing music for Jazz Forever. But now … Continue reading

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Greener Career Grass

The Green Green Grass of Home In a recent message our pastor, Don Nordon, joked that the grass is always greener over the septic tank. Ha! Great joke and wonderful analogy. Those people, places and things that seem so wonderful … Continue reading

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Envy and Politics

The Bible warns us repeatedly not to envy. Envy “slays the simple” (Job 5:2), “rots the bones” (Prov. 14:30), and prevents us from inheriting the kingdom of God (Galatians 5:19-21). This is no less true in the area of politics … Continue reading

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What’s Wrong With Envy?

I have often heard people compliment others with the phrase, “I envy you.” In fact, very rarely have I ever heard anyone use the word envy in a negative context. So it begs the question, if the Bible says, “love … Continue reading

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Measuring Kindness

What You Do In Secret I believe that you can measure your own acts of kindness according to how much it is deserved or how much you think you will gain from it. The greatest kindness is that which you … Continue reading

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Five Steps To Patience

The following post was originally my response to a reader’s comment. It ended up being so long that I decided to also post it here as a full blog. Here was the reader’s comment on my Love Is Patient: Part … Continue reading

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