What is love? Love is knowing them for who they are, reminding them of who they are when they forget or lose their way; love is understanding that all of us fall short sometimes and need second chances; love is not bringing things up that put someone down, but gently leading by example. 204 more words
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I’ve been thinking how best to respond to the ruling of the Supreme Court on gay marriage and the responses I’ve seen to that decision. The whole controversy just seems to miss the entire point in my opinion. 2,518 more words
The old expression, “familiarity breeds contempt;” is perhaps never better of use when it comes to the subject of love.
Perhaps the reason why being familiar with love becomes makes it harder to understand regarding Biblical love, is because this is an everyday part of our lives, rather it is parental love, spousal love, the love of children and grandchildren, love of friends, love of country, love of possessions or professions, love of animals or relationships; love becomes difficult to deal with, Biblically speaking because of all these different applications and therefore different types of love are treated as synonymous when they are not. 7,085 more words
//Therefore if there is any encouragement in Christ, if there is any consolation of love, if there is any fellowship of the Spirit, if any affection and compassion, make my joy complete by being of the same mind, maintaining the same love, united in spirit, intent on one purpose. 1,446 more words