I Corinthians 13:4-8
(THE LOVE CHAPTER)

NEGATIVE

  1. Self-sacrificing love never gets impatient. (V. 4)
  2. Self-sacrificing love never gets jealous. (V. 4)
  3. Self-sacrificing love never boasts. (V. 4)
  4. Self-sacrificing love never gets conceited. (V. 4)
  5. Self-sacrificing love never gets rude, discourteous, or unmannerly. (V. 5)
  6. Self-sacrificing love never gets selfish. (V. 5)
  7. Self-sacrificing love never gets irritated, touchy or resentful. (V. 5)
  8. Self-sacrificing love never thinks an unkind thought or pays attention to a suffered wrong. (V. 5)
  9. Self-sacrificing love never is happy with sin or injustice. (V. 6)

POSITIVE

  1. Self-sacrificing love is always kind. (V. 4)
  2. Self-sacrificing love is always happy in the truth. (V. 6)
  3. Self-sacrificing love is always gracious, overlooking faults in others. (V. 7)
  4. Self-sacrificing love is always confident in the Word, believing the best in others. (V. 7)
  5. Self-sacrificing love is always strong in faith. (V. 7)
  6. Self-sacrificing love is always long suffering. (V. 7)
  7. Self-sacrificing love is always victorious. (V. 8)

EXTRAS

  1. Self-sacrificing love never worries.
  2. Self-sacrificing love never criticizes, murmurs, or complains.
  3. Self-sacrificing love never gets discouraged.
  4. Self-sacrificing love always covers with silence.

We suggest that you read this morning and evening using "I never" for the negatives and "I am" for the positives with prayer that the Lord will make it become a reality in your daily living.

-Dr. George Mundell