Reflections on Life in General

Pure joy and happiness.

This is my cousin Jennifer. She is 44 years old. Because of complications during her birth, she suffered brain damage and has been mentally challenged ever since. The other day I found her swinging on our swingset, watching a kite being flown in the distance. She was utterly, completely happy. It was a great thrill… Continue reading Pure joy and happiness.

Reflections on Life in General

Agape

From Dictionary.com: Origin: 1660–70 a⋅ga⋅pe 2   /ɑˈgɑpeɪ, ˈɑgəˌpeɪ, ˈægə-/ [ah-gah-pey, ah-guh-pey, ag-uh-] –noun, plural -pae  /-paɪ, -ˌpaɪ, -ˌpi/ [-pahy, -pahy, -pee], -pai  /-paɪ, -ˌpaɪ/ [-pahy, -pahy] 1. the love of God or Christ for humankind. 2. the love of Christians for other persons, corresponding to the love of God for humankind. 3. unselfish love of… Continue reading Agape