The Law of Christ, the Spirit of Love

Matthew 5:21-26 (ESV):  “You have heard that it was said to those of old, ‘You shall not murder; and whoever murders will be liable to judgment.’  But I say to you that everyone who is angry with his brother will be liable to judgment; whoever insults his brother will be liable to the council; and whoever says, ‘You…

The Affectionate Apostle

I don’t know about you, but “gentle” and “affectionate” are not the first words that come to mind when I read the letters of the Apostle Paul.  But I think that perception of mine is way off.  There are plenty of clues throughout his letters that Paul had dear and intimate relationships with people of all kinds:  men, women,…