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February 7th, 2021
LET LOVE BE THE HEARTBEAT OF YOUR LIFE!
“For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.” Jeremiah 29:11
Many of us have made LOVE a complicated thing for years. As we celebrate this month surrounding the theme of love focusing on relationships, my heart has felt the need to focus on LOVE a bit differently this year. With all the challenges of losing jobs, financial worries, isolations, mental health stress, deaths, lack of direction, maybe too much sleep, overeating, and negative interactions with spouses, children, and extended families, we must advocate for every human being going through hard times right now.
Although LOVE is something that should be practiced every single day, I encourage you to first acknowledge that despite your life's story, you were created from LOVE. And while some of us have very complicated family stories, You were still created out of LOVE. I say this because God created You for a purpose that surpasses your circumstances, family standing, or financial position right now.
The power of your existence is surrounded by the purpose of your end story. From the beginning, the journey of enlightenment and transformation, to the very end when you return to Him who created you to exist in this time in history.
Therefore you must explore LOVE, the gift of who you are in the eyes of your CREATOR, Almighty God, who has an unshakeable LOVE for you. Meaning there is nothing you can do to separate yourself from His Love.
With that said, He has Loved you with an AGAPE type of LOVE, giving you the power and the freedom to create, multiply and impact those around you.
Let's talk about Love, loving God to fulfill your purpose, and loving yourself through self-care. You cannot love effectively if you cannot love yourself. Love yourself and you will know how to treat and love others. And as Love is expanded through the multiplication of humanity through sex, we must understand the origin, science, and intent of sex and intimacy, in order to have a deeper understanding of its power within relationships.
To love oneself is to accept all the unique things about you from your ethnic background, your personality, to what makes you special through the gifts and talents given to you to serve in this world. Once we are able to accept ourselves then we can accept one another. With this also being Black Awareness month, we choose to focus on the Love of our Black Community, or brothers and sisters so that we can collectively stop some of the negative stereotypes, negative mindsets, behaviors, and negative expectations that create great divides within our communities. Once we powerfully learn how to LOVE, then we can finally create healing, understanding, and new bridges that can fill the gaps of our negative history that sometimes keeps us bond as a community.
I pray you will level up all the areas of your life through acts of intentional love. Let's do our part, change the world through living a lifestyle of faith, love, and walking in purpose!
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