Bible Society of South Africa

New Year – Day 7

Rule 7: Create space in your heart to love.

Bible text(s)

37Jesus answered, “ ‘Love the Lord your God with all your heart, with all your soul, and with all your mind.’

Mk 12.35–37Lk 20.41–44

Matthew 22:37GNBOpen in Bible reader
The Seventeenth Saying

26Pay close attention, son, and let my life be your example.

Proverbs 23:26GNBOpen in Bible reader

The Love of Christ

14For this reason I fall on my knees before the Father, 15from whom every family in heaven and on earth receives its true name. 16I ask God from the wealth of his glory to give you power through his Spirit to be strong in your inner selves, 17and I pray that Christ will make his home in your hearts through faith. I pray that you may have your roots and foundation in love,

Ephesians 3:14-17GNBOpen in Bible reader

Create space in your heart to love. Practise unconditional love, keeping in mind that one can never love enough.

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