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Love Is Strong Spiritual Warfare

It really hurt my feelings. It was like stopping by your best friend's house only to discover she was having a big party and you hadn't been invited! I felt so left out and hurt. I felt like crying. That morning, I had walked in to the Women's Bible Study and there were all my… Continue reading Love Is Strong Spiritual Warfare

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Where Has God Asked You to Love?

If your ministry, like mine, is in a middle school, you might be thinking, "Please God, send me to the jungles of Africa! This is too hard!" Now, if your ministry isn't in a public school in the USA, you might not understand that thought. I don't know what schools are like in other countries.… Continue reading Where Has God Asked You to Love?

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Love is Patient

"Love is patient." I Corinthians 13:4 Slow to anger toward others: this is patience. Patience is one of the fruits of the Spirit. It is a characteristic of God. The Greek word for patience is┬ámakrothumia. It is also translated as patience in 2 Peter 3:9. "The Lord ... is patient with you, not wanting anyone… Continue reading Love is Patient