Summary: what is love
What is love, is it a feeling, is it a formula of doing this and that, or is it just a fairy tale? From 1 Corinthians 13, let's look at three major thing's love is. What is love, (first, second, third), love is:
1. Being Patient.
What is love, it's being patient when your going through the storms, sorrows, and situations of life. In 1 Corinthians 13:4 Paul says, "Love suffers long and is kind,". What is love, love is being patient when your going through the storms, sorrows, and situations of life.
2. Treating Others The Way You Want To Be Treated.
What is love, it's treating others the way you want to be treated, whether it's your family, friends, or fellow-workers. Notice the words of 1 Corinthians 13:5, Love "does not behave rudely,". The least you can do to others is smile and be friendly. What is love, it's treating others the way you what to be treated.
3. Encouraging Others To Be Their Best Everyday.
What is love, it's encouraging others to be their best everyday, it's not being self-centered, it's not being critical, and it's not being and making cutting remarks to others all the time. Paul says in 1 Corinthians 13:6, Love "does not rejoice in iniquity, but rejoices in in the truth:'. What is love, it's encouraging others to be the best they can be. Learn to bring out the best in others as well as yourself.
Concl: How many will join me at the altar to say, I'm going to be a person of love!