Louis Love

Louis Love serves as the pastor of New Life Fellowship Church, which he planted in 1997. Joyfully married, Louis and his wife, Jamie, have three adult children and ten grandchildren.

What Are You Reading This Summer?

Summer has officially started (June 20th). Now that might not be a big deal for you folks in other regions of the country. But for us Midwesterners, it’s huge. The … Continue reading

That’s My Dad

Several years ago I wrote an article titled Pinch Hitter. I talked about a good man in the neighborhood who many of the kids loved and adored. Well today, I … Continue reading

A 2017 Presidential Inauguration Prayer

Our gracious Father and God, You are the great ruler over all creation. You are the Lord, You alone. You have made heaven, the heaven of heavens, with all their host, the earth and all that is on it, the seas and all that is in them; and You preserve all of them; and the host of heaven worships You.

Black Lives Matter Meeting, Reflections from an Old Head

What takeaways did one pastor have after attending a local Black Lives Matter chapter meeting? C’mon up and chop with Louis Love on The Front Porch.

Preaching in a Kairos Moment

When all the mayhem that went down a couple of weeks ago, like so many, we are stunned, silent, and declaring “thus says the Lord.” Yet in times of turmoil, unrest, and utter helplessness have proven to be seasons when Black preaching is at its best.

The Pastor’s Wife: Help-Fit, Yet Sometimes Helpless

Sometimes the life of a pastor’s wife can be made more difficult and lonely than it needs to be. Here are some remedies.

Therefore an Overseer Must Be (pt. 2)

Louis Love looks to the Scriptures to consider what a godly leader must not be and what he must do. C’mon up and join him on the porch.

So Much To Be Thankful For!

C’mon up to learn about giving thanks from the healing of the Samaritan lepers. Happy Thanksgiving from The Front Porch!

Therefore an Overseer Must Be (pt. 1)

Why is the character of a leader in the church so crucial to the church’s well being? Who ought to seek a leadership position in the church? C’mon up and join the conversation.

Summer Means Good Times

Does your family worship feel like detention? How might it be more enjoyable? What is the importance of family worship? C’mon up and join the conversation.

Pulpit Ethics 101

Have you ever witnessed a preaching time when the message was okay, but the brother and his pulpit theatrics were kind of over the top? C’mon up for some guidelines on guarding against showmanship in the pulpit.

Calling Her Blessed: A Mother’s Day Tribute

Today, on the porch, the conversation is about moms. C’mon up and share a word about your mother if you’re so inclined.