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  By     G.P. Avants     “Because of the increase in wickedness, the love of most will grow cold, but he who stands firm to the end will be saved. And this Gospel of the kingdom will be preached in the whole world…then the end will come.”                                              Matthew 24: 12-14   Okay, you know the debate rages about reading a book and seeing the … Continue reading , – spaces & margins

Love U

“And now abide, faith, hope and love, these three; but the greatest of these is love.”                                                   I Corinthians 13:13 Martin Luther King once said the most evil place in the US was Philadelphia ,MI. This was what inspired the movie, Mississippi Burning. It was all about an injustice of human rights. Isn’t there something weird when a place named after the city of … Continue reading Love U

Loving the Enemy 

  By G.P. Avants   I am watching a scene from the Mummy 2, that really has tugged at my heart and mind. Rick O’Connell and the Mummy, Imhotop are both clinging for life on the edge of a pit of souls. Rick’s love, Evelyn reaches for him and pulls him to safety.  The Mummy looks to his woman, Anck Su to save him. They lock … Continue reading Loving the Enemy 

Love U: Love Mania

  “L o v e is never haughty or selfish or rude. It does not demand its own way. It is not irritable or touchy. “                                                   1 Corinthians 13: 5   “You gotta try this pizza. It is the bomb. Oh, my gosh, I love, love, love it! ” Do you have something you can recommend like that? That is a form of … Continue reading Love U: Love Mania

The Super Fruit of Love

  “But above all these things put on love, which is the bond of perfection.” Colossians 3:14 By G.P. Avants Love is the culmination these short devotionals. I saved this one for last even though love is the root for all other super fruit of the soul.  I had hoped then when I got to this fruit that I would have something deep and profound … Continue reading The Super Fruit of Love