But for right now, until that completeness, we have three things to do to lead us toward that consummation: Trust steadily in God [faith], hope unswervingly, love extravagantly. And the best of the three is love.
Go after a life of love as if your life depended on it—because it does.
1 Corinthians 13:13 & 14:1 (MSG)
The following conversation took place after discussion of the N.T. Wright book, Surprised By Scripture in a Sunday morning study. Out of that book sprung the conversation about 1 Corinthians 13, and what it means to have faith, hold onto hope, and display love.
This a continuation of the “Notes Between Neighbors” series where I was able to share my faith as I answered questions from my neighbor, Daniel. If you missed the 2 previous blogs in this series, you can find them here.[Read more…]