Posts tagged with ‘Loving Others’

8/31/22 REAL LOVE IS HELPING OTHERS EVEN IF THEY NEVER RETURN THE FAVOR

by Barry Lovett

“[Love] bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things, endures all things. Love never fails.”  I Corinthians 13:7-8. The Bible reminds us that love is patient and kind. It us not self-seeking or easily angered. Real love originated with our Father, who gave us the gift of His Son.  As we seek to show […]

8/25/22 GOD WANTS US TO CARE FOR OTHERS

by Barry Lovett

“Pharaoh said to Joseph, “Inasmuch as God has shown you all this, there is no one as discerning and wise as you.” Genesis 41:39. A story in the Bible about Joseph tells how he used his skills to play an important role in helping people survive a 7-year famine (Gen. 41:53-54).  In his case, he […]

8/4/22 THEY DO NOT TRULY LOVE WHO DO NOT SHOW THEIR LOVE

by Barry Lovett

“We have spoken openly to you; our heart is wide open.” II Corinthians 6:11. To many people, living large means having the best possessions and living extravagantly.  That kind of life, however, doesn’t bring true purpose or satisfaction.  Followers of Jesus Christ are to live large in a different way. Paul told the Corinthians, “Our […]

5/13/22 LISTEN TO GOD’S HEART, THEN SPEAK FROM YOUR HEART TO OTHERS

by Barry Lovett

  “Whatever I tell you in the dark, speak in the light.” Matthew 10:27 People have some needs that are excruciatingly deep. We find ourselves in conversation at times with heartbroken friends and may feel at an utter loss to know what to say. Telling people what human teachers have taught us may have some impact on […]