Heed the Power of Love

love_ruben-ulsetPrince Harry and Meghan Markle’s Royal Wedding over the weekend was all the buzz in the UK and in the U.S.  But the person that is still getting attention is Bishop Michael Curry, whose “power of love” sermon was something the Royal family had probably never seen before.

His message left some people raising their eyebrows and lit a storm on twitter. BBC officially called is “long and powerful.” (For the record – the speech was only 13 minutes.)

The cliff notes in case you missed it?  Love is not only about a royal couple getting married. With whole world watching, Bishop Curry had a larger purpose in mind. He urged those listening to

At one point he quoted Dr. Martin Luther King: “We must discover the power of love; the redemptive power of love.”

Too often in our political and business lives we miss—or ignore—that simple message.

Here is the video:

Pollyanna? Too over the top? Maybe. But Bishop Curry has a vision of a better world driven by the power of love in all of our endeavors and is compelled to express it. As Bishop Curry noted; “when you show it, it feels right.”

Image: Love by Ruben Ulset vi Flickr CC

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