Today is acknowledged by many the world over as Valentine’s Day. It’s a day when couples, families and friends celebrate their love and affection. With the celebration comes usually a special dinner and some gifts like roses, chocolates and stuff toys.
Well, may it be that we value love for our loved ones and for others not just today but always 🙂 Some scriptures to remind us what love is like and who is the ultimate source of love 🙂
1 Corinthians 13
4 Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud. 5 It does not dishonor others, it is not self-seeking, it is not easily angered, it keeps no record of wrongs. 6 Love does not delight in evil but rejoices with the truth. 7 It always protects, always trusts, always hopes, always perseveres.
8 Love never fails. But where there are prophecies, they will cease; where there are tongues, they will be stilled; where there is knowledge, it will pass away. 9 For we know in part and we prophesy in part, 10 but when completeness comes, what is in part disappears. 11 When I was a child, I talked like a child, I thought like a child, I reasoned like a child. When I became a man, I put the ways of childhood behind me. 12 For now we see only a reflection as in a mirror; then we shall see face to face. Now I know in part; then I shall know fully, even as I am fully known.
13 And now these three remain: faith, hope and love. But the greatest of these is love.
16 For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believesin him shall not perish but have eternal life.