Category Archives: Valentine’s

Valentine’s-Schmalentine’s

Would you be too shocked if I said Valentine’s Day isn’t my FAVORITE day on the calendar?!  I mean, I get my kids and hubby the obligatory card and maybe some candy … and they might – or might NOT … Continue reading

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February 14 – Love Endures All Things

Happy Valentine’s Day!! I Corinthians 13:7b, “[Love] endureth all things.” So, if I have any readers left, you all have ENDURED my 14 days series on LOVE this month … or perhaps you’ve just ignored it??!  😉  Believe me, I’m not touting … Continue reading

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February 13 – Love Hopes All Things

I Corinthians 13:7b, ” … [love] hopeth all things … ” (KJV) Hope is kind of a wistful word – and yet, it can be very strongly determined.  Hope is the main part of faith as defined by Hebrews 11:1, … Continue reading

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February 12 – Love Believes All Things

I Corinthians 13:7a, “[Love] believeth all things … “ So, what’s the deal?  Is love gullible and believes everything it hears?  Is it naive or does it turn a blind eye??!  Why would the Bible say it believes all things?  I … Continue reading

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February 11 – Love Bears All Things

I Corinthians 13:7a, “[Love] Beareth all things.” “Bear” is one of those fun words that is actually a homonym, which means it has many meanings for the same word.  The noun BEAR is obviously that animal that Miriam now knows goes … Continue reading

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February 10 – Love Rejoices in Truth

I Corinthians 13:6:  “Rejoiceth not in iniquity, but rejoiceth in the truth.” Every once in a while … though I hate to admit it … I silently CHEER when someone who has been blatantly doing wrong gets caught and punished.  … Continue reading

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February 9 – Love Does Not Think Evil

I Corinthians 13:5b, “…[Love] thinketh no evil:” To me, this means not assigning evil motives to people, to give them the benefit of the doubt.  However, that is hard because it opens you up to disappointment because people don’t always … Continue reading

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February 8 – Love is Not Provoked

I Corinthians 13:5b, “…charity [love] is not easily provoked …” Let’s first define PROVOKE:  1. To incite to anger or resentment.2. To stir to action or feeling.3. To give rise to; evoke 4. To bring about deliberately; induce  So, if … Continue reading

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February 7 – Love Does Not Seek Its Own (Way)

I Corinthians 13:5a ” … [Love] seekth not her own … “ The Bible speaks a lot about esteeming others higher than ourselves.  Philippians 2:3-4 states:  “Let nothing be done through strife or vainglory; but in lowliness of mind let … Continue reading

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February 6 – Love Does Not Act Unbecomingly

I Corinthians 13:5, “[Love] doth not behave itself unseemly … “(KJV) First let’s define our terms: UNBECOMING:  “unsuitable or inappropriate, especially through being unattractive.  Not proper or seemly for” (as in manners unbecoming a lady OR conduct unbecoming an officer.)  Also … Continue reading

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