love

Love Your Neighbor as Yourself… But What if You Don’t Love Yourself?

I read a book once in which the author said we should interpret the Bible through the lens of the Greatest Commandment. The Greatest Commandment If you aren’t familiar with the greatest commandment, there is a passage in the Bible where a religious teacher asked Jesus which of the commandments …

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3 Keys for Preventing a Church Split

Historically, Christians haven’t been good at working out their differences in community. Instead, the more common scenario is that a church or denomination disagrees over a particular issue, people pick sides, and the church or denomination splits. I think we could do a much better job of working out our …

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3 Lessons from John Gottman and the 5:1 Rule

In honor of Valentine’s Day, I want to talk to you about a simple rule that can help you have a better marriage or dating relationship. But before I tell you the rule, I want to share a bit about how it came about. John Gottman and the Love Lab …

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Who is the Greatest (According to God’s Economy)?

In our society, the economy is really important. If you have money in the stock market, you know what I’m talking about. This past week, there has been a lot of anxiety and fear about the stock market going down. Is everything okay? Is this just a normal correction, or …

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