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Love is Always Hopeful

As we continue reading 1 Corinthians 13, Paul’s detailed description of both the supreme importance and the amazing characteristics of the Love of God which His followers share with Him, we come to  this phrase-“ is always hopeful.” 229 more words

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Love Never Loses Faith

As Paul continues his exposition on the more excellent way of love, he points out that the Love of God, worked out in the life of the believer, “never loses faith.” In the King James Version, which is more familiar to some of us, this phrase is translated “ believeth all things.” 192 more words

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Love Never Gives Up

As he continues his description of the Love of God, shown forth in the life of His followers, Paul lists its enduring qualities. “Love never gives up, never loses faith, is always hopeful, and endures through every circumstance.” 1 Corinthians 13:7 NLT 240 more words

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When Truth Prevails

In his description of the more excellent way of love, Paul lists first the importance  and then the characteristics of God’s Love. It is patient, kind, and humble, he said, and it’s not irritable and doesn’t bear a grudge. 278 more words

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Choose life!

This day I call heaven and earth as witnesses against you that I have set before you life and death, blessings and curses. Now choose life, so that you and your children may live and that you may love the Lord your God, listen to his voice, and hold fast to him.

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Obedience

Good Tempered and Forgiving

Paul continues his description of the all-important Love of God, as shown in the life of His followers, with these words;” is not irritable, and it keeps no record of being wronged.” 256 more words

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Willing to Give Way

Love, Paul says, is the essential ingredient in our Christian walk– more important than the most inspired words, the most profound knowledge, and the most radical Christian works. 261 more words

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