Wisdom For Each Day – October 27, 2014

What is the opposite of love?

It isn’t hate (although it may take that form).  The opposite of love is selfishness.  When a husband and wife are concerned only about their own individual desires, the stage is set for conflict.

The Bible gives us another way – the way of Christ.  True love, it says, is self-giving, not self-seeking.  True love puts the needs of others first.  This is what Christ did when He left Heaven’s glory and came down to earth for us.

Love is patient, love is kind….  It is not rude, it is not self-seeking, it is not easily angered, it keeps no record of wrongs.

1 Corinthians 13:4-5

Billy Graham – Wisdom For Each Day


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s