The essence of Christmas is Love. Reflecting on the love of God for Humanity, John 3:16 (KJV) “For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life.” Love is the most important thing for God is love and love is the one thing that will never fail.
In this season of Christmas we must give, give love to one another and let love guide our steps.
Each person, during his or her lifetime, will learn about the most important aspect of life: love. Love for one another and love for yourself is priceless. These feelings are hard to describe, but at some point, everyone will feel them. Possibly the most important kind of love is love for God – God loves you and it is unconditional, indescribable love. That’s why it is so important to accept Him and to love Him back.
No matter how good love feels, it can be a confusing emotion. That’s why it is important to study Scripture on love.
The Bible is the most important book you can use for help with love and how to handle love. The most Bible verses on love are in the Books of John and Corinthians. They are full of excellent verses and teaches to lead you through love. Reading scripture on love can help you understand Biblical love and it will help you put Jesus’ teachings to use during everyday life.
Here are a few scriptures on love:
Psalms 42:11 Why are you cast down, O my soul? and why are you disquieted within me? hope you in God: for I shall yet praise him, who is the health of my countenance, and my God.
Proverbs 5:19 Let her be as the loving hind and pleasant roe; let her breasts satisfy you at all times; and be you ravished always with her love.
Proverbs 10:12 Hatred stirs up strifes: but love covers all sins.
Proverbs 13:24 He that spares his rod hates his son: but he that loves him chastens him betimes.
Proverbs 17:17 A friend loves at all times, and a brother is born for adversity.
Song of Solomon 1:2 Let him kiss me with the kisses of his mouth: for your love is better than wine.
Song of Solomon 2:16 My beloved is mine, and I am his: he feeds among the lilies.
Song of Solomon 4:10 How fair is your love, my sister, my spouse! how much better is your love than wine! and the smell of your ointments than all spices!
Song of Solomon 8:6 Set me as a seal on your heart, as a seal on your arm: for love is strong as death; jealousy is cruel as the grave: the coals thereof are coals of fire, which has a most vehement flame.
Song of Solomon 8:7 Many waters cannot quench love, neither can the floods drown it: if a man would give all the substance of his house for love, it would utterly be contemned.
John 15:13 Greater love has no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends.
1 Corinthians 13:4 Charity suffers long, and is kind; charity envies not; charity braggs not itself, is not puffed up,
1 Corinthians 13:13 And now stays faith, hope, charity, these three; but the greatest of these is charity.
Ephesians 5:25 Husbands, love your wives, even as Christ also loved the church, and gave himself for it;
Colossians 3:14 And above all these things put on charity, which is the bond of perfection.
1 Peter 4:8 And above all things have fervent charity among yourselves: for charity shall cover the multitude of sins.
1 John 3:16 Hereby perceive we the love of God, because he laid down his life for us: and we ought to lay down our lives for the brothers.
1 John 4:8 He that loves not knows not God; for God is love.
1 John 4:9 In this was manifested the love of God toward us, because that God sent his only begotten Son into the world, that we might live through him.
1 John 4:18 There is no fear in love; but perfect love casts out fear: because fear has torment. He that fears is not made perfect in love.