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It was Taco Tuesday at the Dobkowski House.  As we passed the chopped lettuce, grated cheese and diced tomatoes, my 7-year-old asked me, “Daddy, does God love the Devil?”

“That’s a good question, Bud,” I replied, unwilling to admit that I was stumped.  I elicited my wife’s help and, together, we started to piecemeal the story of the fall of Satan and his prideful followers, as I stalled for more time.

All the while, my three-year-old kept interjecting, “But Daddy … But Daddy…”

Finally, I conceded.

“But Daddy, Jesus loves the Devil … He just doesn’t like what he does.”

Well, said!

 

 

James DobkowskiJames Henry is the author of Corporation YOU: A Business Plan for the Soul, ‘Twas, and the new book series Hail Mary. To contact James or book an interview, please contact Mark of Goldman & McCormick PR at (516) 639-0988 or Mark@goldmanmccormick.com.

 

 

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Today I discovered Preemptive Love.

I made this powerful discovery after previewing the video, embedded below, after a friend posted it on facebook. After watching it, I just had to share it’s powerful message.

They say a picture is worth a thousand words. Well, this video is worth much more — or arguably much less. For it is only worth one word.

So, what is Preemptive Love? To find out, watch this video till the end…

What We Found Inside This Church Destroyed by ISIS Took Our Breath Away from Preemptive Love on Vimeo.

Powerful, yes?

… And now you know the worth of the word in this video. The Word! The Word that encompasses all words.

The Word that was from the beginning; the Word that was with God; the Word that is God.

God who is Love!

Since, we are the body of Christ. We too are the Word. The Word sent forth. The Word called in action.

We are Preemptive Love!

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Click on the link if wish to learn more about The Preemptive Love Coalition.

 

James DobkowskiJames Henry is the author of Corporation YOU: A Business Plan for the Soul, ‘Twas, and the new book series Hail Mary. To contact James or book an interview, please contact Mark of Goldman/McCormick PR at (516) 639-0988 or Mark@goldmanmccormick.com.

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When I first wrote Corporation YOU: A Business Plan for the Soul, I was hoping the reader would discover a world of higher purpose, a world of action, a world “beyond self.”

Every now and then something or someone emulates the spirit of Corporation YOU.

Recently, it was Taraji P. Henson and her emotional speech while receiving The Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture.

“This story is about unity,” Henson said, praising the movie’s real-life heroes: Katherine Johnson, Dorothy Vaughn, and Mary Jackson, three African-American women who played a major part in getting the first man in space, as they calculated the mathematical data needed to get John Glenn in orbit.

“Without them we would not know how to reach the stars,” Henson said about the three real-life women. “These women did not complain about the problems, their circumstances, the issues, we know what was going on in that era, they didn’t complain. They focused on solutions. Therefore, these brave women helped put men into space.”

Henson did not just honor Johnson, Vaughn and Jackson with her words. “We can not also forget these brave men who worked with us,” she added. “God rest his soul in peace, John Glenn!”

“This story is what happens when we put our differences aside and we come together as a human race,” she said. “We win. Love wins. Every time.”

Watch the entire speech below:

 

James DobkowskiJames Henry is the author of Corporation YOU: A Business Plan for the Soul, ‘Twas, and the new book series Hail Mary. To contact James or book an interview, please contact Mark of Goldman/McCormick PR at (516) 639-0988 or Mark@goldmanmccormick.com.

 

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