Category: God is Love

The Rising Circle: Thoughts on Love and Obedience

The Rising Circle: Thoughts on Love and Obedience

(A Message by Jon Trott at Jesus People USA Evangelical Covenant Church)   O Lord, remember in David’s favor all the hardships he endured; how he swore to the Lord and vowed to the Mighty One of Jacob, “I will not enter my house or get into my bed; 4 I will not give sleep to my eyes or slumber […]

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Uptown Shootings of 5: Area Churches’ Prayer Vigil and JPUSA Members’ Reflections

Uptown Shootings of 5: Area Churches’ Prayer Vigil and JPUSA Members’ Reflections

In the Aftermath of Uptown Shootings of 5, Area Churches Including JPUSA Gather for Prayer Vigil Jon Trott Tom Wray, our ever-patient and reliable Jesus People USA photographer (and member, along with his wife Teresa) offers these images of our neighborhood’s prayer vigil (click to enlarge if they don’t do so automatically): As I reported in Wilson-Sheridan Shootings Half a […]

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Our Need for Love Is Infinite: The Limitations of Community

Our Need for Love Is Infinite: The Limitations of Community

“Our need for love is infinite, and what community can afford us is finite. We make an idol of community if we cling to human beings and hope in them to meet every need. Even in community, in fact sometimes especially in community, we must learn not to turn from our sufferings, but to name them the best we can […]

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