#2wksoflove Day 14: Divine Love

“For I was hungry and you gave me something to eat, I was thirsty and you gave me something to drink, I was a stranger and you invited me in, I needed clothes and you clothed me, I was sick and you looked after me, I was in prison and you came to visit me. … Continue reading #2wksoflove Day 14: Divine Love

#2wksoflove Day 13: Love & Contentment

“Better to lose count while naming your blessings than to lose your blessings to counting your troubles.” - Maltbie D. Babcock When we count our blessings, we realize how blessed we already are. If you agree - share 3 blessings and pass this on to 3 friends. Suggestions: Count your blessings. Give thanks for what … Continue reading #2wksoflove Day 13: Love & Contentment

#2wksoflove Day 12: Love & Hospitality

Share with the Lord’s people who are in need. Practice hospitality. (Rom. 12:13 NIV) Love calls us to share with others and practice hospitality. In the comments below - share with us how you will practice hospitality today. Suggestions: Invite someone on a tight budget to dinner. Contribute to your faith community's benevolence fund. Offer … Continue reading #2wksoflove Day 12: Love & Hospitality

#2wksoflove Day 11: Love Forgives

Forgiveness is not an occasional act; it is a constant attitude. - Martin Luther King, Jr. Love forgives and unites. Whom do you need to forgive today? Suggestions: Choose to be kind rather than right today. Forgive someone who has hurt you. Be the first to extend an olive branch to someone you need to … Continue reading #2wksoflove Day 11: Love Forgives

#2wksoflove Day 9: Others First

Be the change you wish to see in the world. - Mahatma Gandhi Love puts others above ourselves. Tell us below how you will help change the world with kindness today. Suggestions: Hold the door open for someone without expecting any thank-yous. Pay for a stranger's meal at a restaurant. Pick up trash around your … Continue reading #2wksoflove Day 9: Others First

#2wksoflove Day 8: Love Overflows

Spread love everywhere you go. Let no one ever come to you without leaving happier.  - St. Teresa of Calcutta Love fills us and overflows. If you agree, share this with a friend. Suggestions: Pray for an increase in our love for others. Choose to make today a no-negativity day. Lavishly show love to someone … Continue reading #2wksoflove Day 8: Love Overflows

#2wksoflove Day 7: Compassion

Finally, all of you, be like-minded, be sympathetic, love one another, be compassionate and humble.  (1 Peter 3:8 NIV) Love involves sympathy, compassion, and humility. Whom can you show compassion towards today? Suggestions: Visit residents at a nursing home. Reach out to someone you know is having a hard time. Give towards a good cause. … Continue reading #2wksoflove Day 7: Compassion

#2wksoflove Day 6: Honor One Another

Kind words are short and easy to speak, but their echoes are truly endless. - St. Teresa of Calcutta Love means honoring others above ourselves. Honor a friend. Pass this on. Suggestions: Offer encouragement to one who could use some, like that grumpy store clerk. Praise someone for a job well done. Give up some … Continue reading #2wksoflove Day 6: Honor One Another

#2wksoflove Day 5: Love in Action

If anyone has material possessions and sees a brother or sister in need but has no pity on them, how can the love of God be in that person?  Dear children, let us not love with words or speech but with actions and in truth. (1 John 3:17-18 NIV) We’re called to love with actions, … Continue reading #2wksoflove Day 5: Love in Action

#2wksoflove Day 4: Love Others

“You have heard that it was said, ‘Love your neighbor and hate your enemy.’ But I tell you, love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you, that you may be children of your Father in heaven. He causes his sun to rise on the evil and the good, and sends rain on the righteous … Continue reading #2wksoflove Day 4: Love Others