Love…It…Always Trusts

“Love…it…always trusts…” I have wrestled with this. Are we ‘commanded to trust’ as part of love? Or is trust a natural result of love? When someone is impatient, jealous, proud, dishonoring, self-seeking, angry, unforgiving, happy when things happen to me, untruthful and do not protect me can I trust them? I personally just don’t see … Continue reading Love…It…Always Trusts

Love…It Keeps No Record of Wrongs

“Love… it keeps no record of wrongs.” The Greek word for ‘record’ here is λογίζομαι (logizomai) and one its most literal meanings is to “keep an inventory”. The word for wrongs is κακός (kakos) and its literal meaning is evil; the most literal translation would be “Love…it keeps no inventory of evil deeds”. As I … Continue reading Love…It Keeps No Record of Wrongs

Love…It Is Not Easily Angered…

"Love...it is not easily angered,..." The world is full of anger. Anger always seems to follow what I want or expect; perhaps this is why this follows immediately after being self-seeking. Anger is also fueled by unresolved conflict and pain and frustrations. In so many ways, anger is the symptom of the underlying heart. While … Continue reading Love…It Is Not Easily Angered…