But The Greatest Of These Is Love

Author: Debbie Barrow Michael
Publisher: Inspiring Voices
ISBN: 9781462402533
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But The Greatest Of These Is Love from the Author: Debbie Barrow Michael. On a March evening in 2000, an unexpected and unsettling thought came out of nowhere, disrupting Debbie Michael's comfortable life--adoption! It was neither her idea nor her desire to adopt; she was already the mother of three. Instinctively, she knew God was speaking to her, but she did not want to listen if His message required action as life-changing as adopting an orphan. Dread lingered in the aftermath of the disturbing suggestion, and a debilitating fog of uncertainty settled over her life. A journey of a thousand miles (or five thousand, in this case) might begin with a single step, but Debbie was not eager to take that first step. Though God was relentless, she remained adamant. She was determined to ignore the nudging. But God would not be ignored! God pried Debbie out of her comfortable existence and opened a door to a life she didn't know existed. But the Greatest of These is Love is about much more than adoption. It is a story about the powerful and astonishing ways God uses ordinary people to accomplish His divine intention that we love one another.

And The Greatest Of These Is Love

Author: Helen Steiner Rice
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780091794125
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And The Greatest Of These Is Love from the Author: Helen Steiner Rice. The one thing most needed by everyone is real, caring love. And the Source of all love is God, who is Love. His love is available for all of us, but we need to learn to love each other. We are all lonely but we are never alone, for God is our Father and we are His Own. My verses come to me from the thoughts and feelings of people who wrote to me, or from conversations I have. Helen Steiner Rice, from her Preface.

The Greatest Of These Is Love

Author: Jan Cline
Publisher: Barbour Publishing
ISBN: 1628363738
Size: 80.13 MB
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The Greatest Of These Is Love from the Author: Jan Cline. Here is a delightful women’s devotional inspired by the great love chapter of the Bible—1 Corinthians 13. Thoughtful readings will speak to your heart, and lovely prayers, memorable quotations, and scripture passages add to the rich spiritual depth of the book. Set in a charming 4-color design with a bonus removable bookmark, The Greatest of These Is Love is inspiring and encouraging for women of all ages. It’s the perfect book to give as a gift or for personal use.

The Greatest Of These

Author: Dorothy M. Foss
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation
ISBN: 1465345558
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The Greatest Of These from the Author: Dorothy M. Foss. And now faith, hope, and love abide, these three; and the greatest of these is love. 1st Corinthians 13:13. @ Jenny fs content life in Laurel Hill is shattered, and the family moves to Duluth. She knows little of what caused this misery as her husband Jonathan refuses to share his problems. He fs forced to leave his family with no money or his help. Our country is in the pain of a Great Depression, and Jenny can ft find work where she is. She arranges to move to Milwaukee where work is more abundant but first must find care for Maggie, David and Holly in Duluth. No family alone can keep them all, so they are left in three different homes. Life lessons must be learned by Jenny and Maggie who both yearn for the family to be reunited. But is that possible?

The Greatest Of These Is Love

Author: Paul Kelly
Publisher: Andrews UK Limited
ISBN: 1781660727
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The Greatest Of These Is Love from the Author: Paul Kelly. Joachim Flynn was born in Glasgow to Irish parents in the year 1926. He was a Catholic and went to a Catholic school with other Catholic boys, but Joachim always felt that there was something about him that wasn't just quite right. He didn't think like the other boys and the Parish Priest tried to convince him that he had a vocation to the priesthood and that was the reason why he felt as he did, but Joachim had no inclinations for the priesthood or for the married state. The other Catholic boys grew up and fell in love, mostly with Catholic girls, but some went their own way and disregarded the teachings of the church into which they were born and married elsewhere, if they married at all. Joachim grew up too and he also fell in love, but he fell in love with God and the Shadow of God followed Joachim throughout the whole of his life with a special vocation . . . greater than the priesthood ... greater than the married state. He was born in the imitation of Christ, where like Christ he gave his life for another. 'For no greater love hath any man ... than that he lay down his life for his friend.'

The Greatest Of These

Author: John Indermark
Publisher: Abingdon Press
ISBN: 142675504X
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The Greatest Of These from the Author: John Indermark. God is love. Love one another. We teach these to children and new Christians, but what exactly do we mean (and do they hear) by love? Our culture offers a multitude of understandings and experiences through which the meaning of love can be filtered. We in the church can become sloppy in our proclamation and embodiment of love as a result of those filterings, unless we remain grounded in the Biblical moorings of love revealed in the narratives of both the Old and New Testaments.The Greatest of These offers an extended exploration of love 's qualities in scripture. Each of the six chapters begins with a single page introduction to the chapter theme. The bulk of each chapter consists of six individual readings (2.5 to 3 pages each) that reflect on a Biblical passage related to the chapter 's theme on love. The book is written for use by individuals or groups, and a leader's guide, which is written into the book, provides for six suggested sessions. Chapter One - Love as Gift Chapter Two - Love as Invitation Chapter Three - Love as Loyalty Chapter Four - Love as Ethic Chapter Five - Love as Compassion Chapter Six - Love as Wonder The written-in leader 's guide provides a basic template that can be used for each session along with specific suggestions for six sessions to plug into the template in order to explore each of the book 's chapters.