|What is Love?|
I agree that God is love, but I don’t always feel it. So the other day I sat down and started to pick that apart. I asked myself, “What is love? What are the characteristics of love?”
This seems an appropriate topic for Valentine’s Day.
As I thought about it, I came up with some words that seem to fit. Love is:
I’m sure there are many more. In looking over these, I recognized something. None of them is an emotion. They’re all adjectives that describe God, but none of them is is a feeling. There’s something significant and wonderful about that. Feelings change, but God doesn’t, and neither do His characteristics. No matter what we think, feel, say, or do, God still loves us. What a marvelous thought.
What do you think of when God or another loving person comes to mind? Share it here.