By Max Lucado
Low on Love? discovering it tough to like? anyone on your international is difficult to forgive? Is endurance an endangered species? Kindness a forgotten advantage? if this is the case, you've gotten forgotten a step -- a vital first step. dwelling enjoyed. God loves you. for my part. Powerfully. Passionately. Others have promised and failed. yet God has promised and succeeded. He loves you with an unfailing love. And his love -- if you happen to permit it -- can fill you and depart you with a love worthy giving.
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So I spoke up. My voice shook; so did my hands. The big man stepped away. ” I asked. “The whole story,” she replied. I tried to imagine the moment. Everyone waiting as Jesus listened. The crowd waiting. The city leaders waiting. A girl was dying, people were pressing, disciples were questioning, but Jesus . . Jesus was listening. Listening to the whole story. He didn’t have to. The healing would have been enough. Enough for her. Enough for the crowd. But not enough for him. Jesus wanted to do more than heal her body.
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107:43 NKJV). Hasn’t God been kind—pleasantly use- ful—to you? And since God has been so kind to you (you know what I am about to say), can’t you be kind to others? ” (Rom. 2:4 NASB). Repentance from what? Certainly from ungodliness, rebellion, and sin. But can’t we equally state that God’s kindness leads to repentance from unkindness? Some may think that all this talk of kindness sounds, well . . it sounds a bit wimpy. Men in particular tend to value more dramatic virtues— courage, devotion, and visionary leadership.