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    1 If I speak in the tongues of men or of angels, but do not have love, I am only a resounding gong or a clanging cymbal. 2 If I have the gift of prophecy and can fathom all mysteries and all knowledge, and if I have a faith that can move mountains, but do not have love, I am nothing. 3 If I give all I possess to the poor and give over my body to hardship that I may boast, but do not have love, I gain nothing.

    It’s hard to change the world. It’s even harder to change yourself. So hard it’s actually impossible.

    Love barges in and makes a way. I’m referring to love in the state it’s in before it leaves your body through your actions, filtered by your choice of who it goes to. Love that is quiet, that takes itself seriously, that makes a mess inside your mind then puts everything back in order.
    I’m talking about love that rescues at the same time that it flips tables over.

    Salvation is instant but sanctification is slow. Every time I reach a real place I’m made aware of all there is to go. There is peace in knowing that by definition you are flawed, and where your character is not the author is. This freedom leads to the dissolving of impossibility: you have been set free, go on and sin no more.

    If the way I choose to walk is by way of the word, by light as a light, then I better know what it means to love and I better stop ripping people over my face book status updates.

    Why not just do good? BECAUSE
    Even those who are loving in their actions are murderers in their minds.

    Love before a verb, love as a worldview.
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