- 1 John 4:7-21 The Source (McLarty)
Poets and writers and mystics through the ages have expressed the meaning of love in countless ways, but none more eloquently than the Apostle Paul, who wrote, "Love is patient and is kind; love doesn't envy--doesn't seek its own way--bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things, endures all things. Love never fails."
- 1 John 4.7-21 What Is Love? (McLarty)
When asked, "What is love?" one child said, "When my grandmother got arthritis, she couldn't bend over and paint her toenails anymore. So my grandfather does it for her all the time, even when his hands got arthritis too. That's love." Another said, "Love is what's in the room with you at Christmas if you stop opening presents and listen."
- 1 John 4:7-12 The Power of Real Love (Bowen)
Love! If there is a more slippery word in the English language, I don't know what it is. I love New York. Don't you just love Margie's new home? I love "da Bears." One day Donna White's son came home from kindergarten and said, "Mom, I have a new girl friend. Patricia and I are in love."