By Amanda J. Seymour, Th. M I’m an ecumenical Christian. And I love all peoples and cultures. I believe God created us for His divine purposes. But our greatest purpose of all is love. The deepest love is found in Jesus the Christ. He showed us the greatest love of all by taking our place […]
Love came down at Christmas. I grew up singing a hymn about it. Love Came Down At Christmas Love came down at Christmas, Love all lovely, love divine; Love was born at Christmas, Star and angels gave the sign. Worship we the Godhead, Love incarnate, love divine; Worship we our Jesus: But wherewith for sacred […]
By Amanda J. Seymour, Th.M. Trust in the Lord with all your heart. Lean not on your own understanding. (Proverbs 3:5-6) When you are a child, you trust easily. When you are an adult, you have to learn to re-trust. Trusting God is not as most people think because it is not something we must do. […]
By Robin Leopoldo, M.A. from Hope-fully Devoted There is nothing wrong with feeling angry, sad, anxious, worried, and even fearful. These are all emotions that sometimes, as Christians, we think are wrong to feel. But life is full of hard times, loss, and trials. God created us to be aware of difficult circumstances and to […]
By Amanda J. Seymour, Th.M. “Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it within us or we find it not.” — Ralph Waldo Emerson We all make an impact, both in our daily lives and when traveling. I am not talking about a carbon footprint impact or some other […]
Deeper Love is an organization devoted to bringing churches and communities together to do good. We help individuals and communities grow in deeper love. Cultivating a deeper love for God, self, and others is essential to success and fulfillment both personally and as communities who strive to do good in the world. Key growth areas […]
By Amanda J. Seymour, Th.M. You are beautiful! Don’t ever let anyone tell you othewise. God made you beautiful. Just receive His gift to you, the gift of beauty. His word says, “How beautiful you are, my darling! Oh, how beautiful!” (Song of Songs 4:1). You are beautiful!