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Amazing Love by Kenny McNatt I will be the first to admit that given the choice between curling up to watch a Hallmark movie, or watching the curling competition during the Winter Olympics, I will choose olympic curling 99.9% of the time. But, there are those rare moments that I give in to gentle persuasion and watch a romantic comedy with my lovely wife.

an oath to protect and defend our nation, our communities, and schools. They stand in harms way in order to preserve our rights, benefits and safety. The love of country and the commitment to fulfill their duty is the motivation that moves these individuals to a place of being willing to give their life to save others.

Jesus himself expressed it this way, “Greater love has no one than this: to lay down one’s life for one’s friends”. I am grateful for those who have taken

There is always a price to pay in order to have something of great value. With that in mind, I think It is safe to say that you have great value to God. He paid

In the same way, It was God’s love for us that motivated Jesus to take the risk of placing his life in the hands of corrupt individuals filled with hate and the desire to harm him. It is this love that culminate with Jesus paying the ultimate price, his life.

the ultimate price for you to have the wonderful opportunity of experiencing something that is often so allusive… peace. This Easter, I want to invite you to join me at Seminole Assembly as we celebrate the ultimate expression of love and I hope that you will always cherish the fact that you are part of the greatest love story ever told. The story of God’s love for you! Kenny is a husband, a father, and a follower of Christ. He is a graduate of Southeastern University, Lakeland, Florid. He curently serves as the Lead Pastor at Seminole Assembly of God.

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Over time, and many Hallmark movies, I have come to realize that no matter how different the storylines might be, all great love stories have the same element, a love that is finally found because someone was willing to take the risk, to pay the price and pursue the person with whom they were destined to live life.

As we approach the Easter season, I am reminded of a love story that would rival any other in terms of the price paid. It is a narrative that transcends the narrowly defined parameters of most love stories. While it is not necessarily a romantic portrayal of love, it is the ultimate depiction of taking a risk, paying the ultimate price and pursuing a relationship with someone that was oblivious to what was taking place around them. It is the story of a man who gave his life so others might live. It is the story of Jesus, a man brutally beaten in order to purchase peace for those whom he loved.

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