A Lifestyle of Kindness

“Or do you show contempt for the riches of his kindness, tolerance and patience, not realizing that God’s kindness leads you toward repentance?“ (Romans 2:4, NIV) Thirty-one days of kindness is waning.  I’m not sure how long it takes to form a habit – I’ve read anywhere from 21 to 66 days.  Nevertheless, this month […]

Love is Kind

“Love is patient, love is kind. …it is not self-seeking…“ (1 Corinthians 13:4-5, NIV) We are halfway through “31 Days of Kindness” today at noon.  For me, it has been an eye-opening, introspective fifteen days.  On the one hand, I have discovered I’m a pretty nice guy.  I really do enjoy doing nice things for […]

Kindness?

“What shall we say, then? Is the law sin? Certainly not! Indeed I would not have known what sin was except through the law. For I would not have known what coveting really was if the law had not said, “Do not covet.” But sin, seizing the opportunity afforded by the commandment, produced in me […]

Get out and be kind!

5 For this very reason, make every effort to add to your faith goodness; and to goodness, knowledge; 6 and to knowledge, self-control; and to self-control, perseverance; and to perseverance, godliness; 7 and to godliness, brotherly kindness; and to brotherly kindness, love. (2 Peter 1:5-7, NIV) Thirty-one Days of Kindness is here!  Have you done […]

31 Days of Kindness

31 Days of Kindness

“Be kind and compassionate to one another….” (Ephesians 4:32, NIV) Is it really that simple?  We’re going to find out in six days.  We’re calling the month of March: “31 Days of Kindness.”  Each of us will do one kind act for someone every day that month – your spouse, a stranger, a co-worker.  We’re […]