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Try Something New Tuesday – Loving People Who Get on Your Nerves!

“Beloved, if God so loved us, we ought also to love one another.”
‭‭1 John‬ ‭4:11‬ ‭KJV‬‬

Happy Tuesday!  One of the things I’m going to work on today is loving the people that get on my nerves.  Is this a pride issue?  Yes!

Have you ever felt like you are minding your own businesses and it seems like someone just wants to steal your joy?  Maybe they are ignoring you or smacking when they eat.  It could be even worse than that.  Maybe they have done you wrong, physically or emotionally. You forgive them, but just don’t want to be in their presence.

The love mentioned in 1 John 4:11 is a type of love Jesus taught, where we are to love others expecting nothing in return.  That also applies to people who get on our nerves.  God loves us and surrounds us with love.  One way we can show our love towards God is to love others as he loves us.  I’m not saying this is easy or always happens immediately.  It is something we should work on daily.  While you are working on loving others, love yourself.

Have a marvelous Tuesday!  May God bless you!

1 comment

  1. Amen! Yes Lord! Thank you for speaking to me through this message and your Word! It really isn’t easy to do but with the help of the Holy Ghost, it gets better and it will grow.

    I’m so happy to see you here, again! It’s been so long and you were on my mind a lot. I thought you had stopped writing for good. I continued to pray for you! How’s the family & you? How’s sweet Landon? 😀

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