I Stand For Love

8 Aug

Today August 8 is I Stand for Love Day.

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I have decided to stand for love whether people approve or not.

I stand for loving atheists by honoring their right to NOT believe.

I stand for loving the homeless even if they should get a job. God’s grace falls on all of us.

I stand for loving those who are gay or bi or transgendered. God loves them, why shouldn’t I?

I stand for loving children enough to help them know their parents–even after divorce because all kids deserve to know both parents.

I stand for loving people who have divorced my family members because there is no reason for contempt and hate.

I stand for loving victims of abuse by speaking out against those who abuse others.

I stand for loving women and men with equality because God created us equal.

I stand for loving those who need an extra hand in hard times.

I stand for loving people by telling the truth even if I am shunned and lied about by my own family.

I stand for love, because LOVE (Jesus) stood for me.

How will you stand for love?

 

2 Responses to “I Stand For Love”

  1. One Escaping Goat August 9, 2014 at 10:42 am #

    I stand for love by creating a home where my children are all encouraged to be truth tellers.
    I stand for love by doggedly pursuing my own healing so that I may fully love and be a blessing to others.

  2. Cherilyn Clough August 9, 2014 at 3:26 pm #

    Awesome! And your children will really appreciate this someday!

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