Prototype Love

A prototype is defined as a first model of something from which other forms are developed or copied. In manufacturing, the prototype is the original intended to be re-created through mass production. The mass produced versions are intended to be exact copies of the prototype. On the topic of love, the Apostle John is the […]

His Banner Over Us

I have heard for years that God’s banner over us is love. It is a nice, often repeated sound bite. I had heard it, but until today I didn’t know what it really meant. When the Old Testament speaks of a “banner” or “standard”, it primarily does so in two books and creates an unlikely […]

Counterfeit Lion

Are you disturbed by events unfolding in the world around you? I have good news. What is troubling you might be a counterfeit. What is a counterfeit? Webster’s defines counterfeit as “made in imitation of something else with intent to deceive.” I was doing some reading today in the book of Revelation and noticed something […]

Let Hope Rise

Happy New Year! I’ve been a (mostly) faithful exerciser for many years. I typically go to the gym over my lunch hour for some cardio or weight training before taking a quick shower and returning to work. There is a small group of guys who are on a similar schedule and we see each other […]