Types of Love

Love is an interesting topic. Today, it seems many associate the word love with the idea of lust or an Eros love. Whenever I read an article about some Father/daughter ball there’s always some pervert in the comments saying that a father who loves his daughter is without doubt loving her in an Eros way. But why do they say this?  Because this is all they can know or understand. They see a close friendship between men as running along the ragged edge of homosexuality. They can’t see a relationship as being more than a way of satisfying ones’ self. There are basically three types of love. One is the love of Eros. It’s lust, a selfish and fulfilling ones own desires in lust. Should one as a Christian ever have an Eros type of love? No....

Hunting

I went hunting. Yay! First time. Well, I didn’t hunt, but I went with my sisters who had tags. There were several things I learned. One, I learned that hunting is not necessarily about getting the animal. I kind of went into it wanting to get an animal, which is part of it. But because I set that as my end goal, I came away from the first day with some dejection. But then I reflected on the fact that God brings the animals. It’s not as if we can control the patterns of an animal. God will bring them. We need to do our best to be there when the animals come. Know to sit downwind and all the other tricks of the trade. It’s the same as life. You can do your best, but at some point you have to realize that God brings the increase. It was a good...

Lazy Day —-

Leisure is the time for doing something useful. This leisure the diligent person will obtain the lazy one never. ~ Benjamin FranklinDay 279

Sunday Scriptures

Let each of you look not only to his own interests, but also to the interests of others. ~ Philippians 2:4 Day 278

Saturday Sayings

Justice is always violent to the party offending, for every man is innocent in his own eyes. ~ Daniel Defoe Day 277