The Story Behind the Song of Solomon. Song of Solomon is a poem telling the story of Solomon and a Shulamite — a young woman whom he wanted to make his queen of queens, but who was already pledged to a shepherd of Shunem. There are seven speakers in the Song of Solomon to include: … Continue reading The Bible Story of the Song of Solomon
Summary. The Bible says that true love requires patience. For true love to have patience, it also must have hope. True Love rejoices in things of God. The things of God include love itself, truth, and goodness. True love can withstand any adversity and any temptation. True love is a bond between two people that … Continue reading What is True Love?
Bible Summary. Part of being a Christian is being thankful. The Bible listing below, “Thirteen Scriptures For Being Thankful”, provides scriptures that tells us why and how to be thankful in our Christian life. Scripture topics include being thankful always, being thankful in everything, being thankful with our whole heart, being thankful for our calling, … Continue reading What the Bible Says About Being Thankful
Bible Summary. Love as described in the Bible is “agape love”. This is a love that asks for nothing in return. “agape love” is best defined as unmerited favor. This love is unconditional love. The Bible listing below of “The Ten Ways to Love” provides us scriptures about the different facets of love that are … Continue reading The Ten Ways To Love Without Conditions
Bible Summary. The Bible tells us that the Christian marriage relationships are based on unconditional love. Agape love (unmerited favor) does not envy, is not selfish, is not easily provoked, and always seeks to satisfy the needs of others. Unconditional love is crucial in marriage as it continually cleanses the relationship washing it in truth, … Continue reading What is Love in Marriage?
Bible Summary. Marriage is an institution ordained by God for the lifelong, loving relationship between one man as husband and one woman as wife. God tell us that the basis for marriage is for man not to be alone. He is suppose to have a wife, a help meet. God approves and sanctions loving, lifelong … Continue reading What is a Christian Marriage?
The illustration of Mother and the son with AIDs provides us an example of unconditional love. In the story, the son tells the story of how his mother gave him unconditional love even though he had AIDs and was a homosexual. This is the same unconditional love God offers us no matter what we have … Continue reading Illustration of a Mother’s Unconditional Love
Summary: Mothers are inseparable from their children. Without children, a mother is not a mother. A mother’s love is a selfless love where a mother is prepared to sacrifice everything for their children. At the same time a mother’s love includes discipline and should not just accept anything that a son or daughter does as … Continue reading A Mother’s Love
The illustration of The Father, Preacher, and Lost Son provides us an example of God’s unconditional love. In the story the son is found by the preacher, but the father has all types of conditions to accepting his son back to him. This father’s love was conditional: if you meet these requirements, I’ll love you. … Continue reading Illustration of Conditional Versus Unconditional Love: The Father, the Preacher, and the Lost Son
Summary. To know love is to know God. God is the source of all, true love. God’s love is called agape love. This is the love that God has shown to all of mankind. Love is God. Some people confuse lust with love. Lust is not of God. The key difference between lust and love … Continue reading God is Love