February 14 “What is love?”

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What is love? Is it what greeting card writers want us to believe? Is it some irresistible attraction? Is it something we fall into and out of?

Today’s Readings:
Exodus 39 & 40
Psalm 22.16-21
Proverbs 8.22-31
Matthew 27.1-26

Exodus 39 & 40

Manifesting His presence

In these two chapters the tabernacle was completed and once it had been set up, the glory of the Lord filled it. What an incredible thing to be able to “see” the glory of the Lord as a cloud by day and fire by night or to see it fill the temple!

So how is God’s presence manifest today?

Today we are His tabernacle or temple. When we accept Christ as our Savior, God in the person of the Holy Spirit takes up residence in us. 1 Corinthians 6.19-20 says, “Or do you not know that your body is the temple of the Holy Spirit who is in you, whom you have from God, and you are not your own? For you were bought at a price; therefore glorify God in your body and in your spirit, which are God’s.” Continue reading