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John Calvin puts forward a very simple reason why love is the greatest gift: “Because faith and hope are our own: love is diffused among others.” In other words, faith and hope benefit the possessor, but love always benefits another. In John 13:34–35 Jesus says, “A new command I give you: Love one another. As I have loved you, so you must love one another. By this everyone will know that you are my disciples, if you love one another.” Love always requires an “other” as an object; love cannot remain within itself, and that is part of what makes love the greatest gift.
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Merry Linna

Do you know what faith in God means?

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“Belief in God” means believing that there is a God; this is the simplest concept of faith in God. What’s more, believing that there is a God is not the same as truly believing in God; rather, it is a kind of simple faith with strong religious overtones. True faith in God means experiencing the words and work of God based on a belief that God holds sovereignty over all things. So you shall be freed of your corrupt disposition, shall fulfill the desire of God, and shall come to know God. Only through such a journey can you be said to believe in God.

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Thsnks for that @merrylina, I agree believing in God entails surrendering all to Him.

We have to forsake our own understanding and lean only on Him and His wisdom. I have to say, it's not easy but when we do, His power manifests in our lives and we experience Him in ways we can't even explain.

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It is one thing to believe in God but believing in Christ is our only way to the Father.

 

Jesus-- I am the way the truth and the life : no man comes to the Father except by me

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