When we love, we pursue truth. Are you a truth-seeker?
When we love, we seek to protect others. Are you an advocate and protector of the people around you?
When we love, we trust. Do you have faith in the people entrusted to you? And how do you show that faith?
When we love, we hope. Are you holding onto hope, even if you don’t feel hopeful? Are you actively putting your trust in God’s plan despite your feelings?
When we love, we persevere. We keep fighting for unity. We believe the best in people. We stick with the hard things, even when they become harder.We do the work, with God’s help.
When we love, we don’t give up – because God is on our side.
Love never fails.
“Love does not delight in evil but rejoices with the truth. It always protects, always trusts, always hopes, always perseveres.”
1 Corinthians 13:6-7 NIV