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Category Archives: Love

He Is Risen Indeed!

Easter changes everything. Easter makes all the difference in the world. Happy Easter! Continue reading

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Could a Definition Actually Help Us Love Better?

You’re reading the fourth of a special BCC Grace & Truth blog mini-series on marriage—timed to coincide with the week of Valentine’s Day. Today’s post is by Ken Long: Could a Definition Actually Help Us Love Better? Continue reading

Topics: Christian Living, Forgiveness, Love, Men/Husbands, People in Need of Care, People Who Offer Care, People Who Train Caregivers, Women/Wives | Tags: , ,

Your Spouse Is Not Jesus

You’re reading the third of a special BCC Grace & Truth blog mini-series on marriage—timed to coincide with the week of Valentine’s Day. Today’s post is by Keri Seavey: Your Spouse Is Not Jesus. Continue reading

Topics: Christian Living, Idolatry, Love, Men/Husbands, People in Need of Care, People Who Offer Care, People Who Train Caregivers, Women/Wives | Tags: , , , , ,

How Do I Enjoy My Spouse?

You’re reading the second of a special BCC Grace & Truth blog mini-series on marriage—timed to coincide with the week of Valentine’s Day. Today’s post is by Andrew Rogers: How Do I Enjoy My Spouse? Continue reading

Topics: Christian Living, Intimacy, Love, Men/Husbands, People in Need of Care, People Who Offer Care, People Who Train Caregivers, Women/Wives | Tags: , , , , , ,

7 Truths for a Christ-Centered Marriage

You’re reading the first of a special BCC Grace & Truth blog mini-series on marriage—timed to coincide with the week of Valentine’s Day. Today’s post is by John Henderson: 7 Truths for a Christ-Centered Marriage. Continue reading

Topics: Biblical Counseling, Gospel-Centered Ministry, Intimacy, Love, Men/Husbands, People in Need of Care, People Who Offer Care, People Who Train Caregivers, Theology, Women/Wives | Tags: , , ,

A Puritan Thanksgiving Prayer

On this Thanksgiving Day, we can reflect on this Puritan prayer from The Valley of Vision. Continue reading

Topics: Faith, Love, People in Need of Care, People Who Offer Care, People Who Train Caregivers, Prayer | Tags: , , ,

Fitting Together the Puzzle Pieces of Marriage

Men and women are like puzzle pieces. “They are like two pieces of a puzzle that fit together because they are not exactly alike nor randomly different, but they are differentiated such that together they can create a complete whole” (Kathy Keller, The Meaning of Marriage). Continue reading

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The Telos of Biblical Counseling

Every counseling model moves toward a “telos” or specific goal of maturity and fulfillment. Paul proclaims in Galatians that the “telos” of biblical counseling is freedom from legalism and license and freedom for loving service to others. Galatians 5 gives counselors a helpful path to lead others to a life of “faith working through love.” Continue reading

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When Your Neighbor Stands Up for You

Many of us have grown up hearing about the importance of loving our neighbors. The Apostle Paul went so far as to instruct the Christians at Galatia that the entire law could be summed up in this priority (Gal. 5:13-14). That seems pretty straightforward—but somewhere along the line it becomes easy to pigeonhole the people around us into rigid categories. “He’s a (insert the political party you don’t like).” “She’s a (insert the behavior you don’t condone).” Continue reading

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When Anxiety Attacks…Let Love and Peace Rule

When anxiety attacks, fight back with God’s love and peace ruling in your heart and mind. Continue reading

Topics: Anxiety, Fear/Worry, Love, People in Need of Care, People Who Offer Care, People Who Train Caregivers | Tags: , , , , , , ,

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