Love Is An Action

I absolutely love my wife’s most recent post about how love is an ACTION. Suzie is an INCREDIBLE woman! I am so blessed to have her as my wife.

Suzie M. Jennings


Through experience, I am learning that love grows when it is expressed and put into action.

I’ve been doing a lot of research about love. And I am able to take something valuable from everything I read on this beautiful and fascinating subject. There are all sorts of opinions, theories, and point-of-views out there about love. As it turns out, people have been trying to define what it is for centuries.

Sometimes we should just go back to basic simplicity:

“Dear children, let’s not merely say that we love each other; let us show the truth by our actions.” (1 John 3:18 NLT)

Honestly, I was having a difficult time finding my role. Being the wife to a man in prison, I am unable to show my love in conventional ways like: cooking him meals, washing his clothes, rubbing his shoulders after a long day at work, calling him on the phone, maintaining a…

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A Letter To My Wife’s Family

    Who would want their daughter, sister, aunt, or any family member to get involved with a man in prison? Not me! I could only imagine. But this is the situation for Suzie's family. She’s involved with me. We’re in love. We’re married. Here is a letter that I wrote to her family:   Dear Suzie’s … Continue reading A Letter To My Wife’s Family

Our “Go Fund Me” Campaign

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My Top 10 Virtues To Life

    1. ORDER – Keep everything in its place. Dedicate adequate time to all significant affairs, both personal & business. 2. TEMPERANCE – Eat in moderation, total abstinence from alcohol. 3. CLEANLINESS – Keep everything clean. Especially body, hair, clothes, and home. 4. BALANCE – Avoid extremes. Work, play, exercise, and rest. Be happy. … Continue reading My Top 10 Virtues To Life


    A short story by Steven Jennings:   She slapped him hard across his old, wrinkled face. “Open your damn mouth and eat, you old stubborn son-of-a-b*tch,” she demanded. He just sat in his wheelchair with a sour look on his face. Every emotion within him wanted to cry, but physically he couldn’t shed … Continue reading Karma