Archive | May 5, 2011

Types of Love….

1) Eros love – known as “erotic love”. It is based on strong feelings toward another. It usually occurs in the first stages of a man-woman “romantic” relationship.
2) Philos love – a love based on friendship between two people.
3) Agape – unconditional love ( no strings attached, no conditions to be loved) This is the love that God has for us.

In order to understand the very nature of love, we must know the meanings and types of love. Which one do you see emphasized the most in life? Most post people are looking for “eros” love. Can you find completion in just one type? Can you have complete joy and happiness in life without “philos” or “agape” love?

I think they are equally important in relationship dynamics but we must first and foremost always love ourselves first….unconditionally and more than we love anything or anyone else…….

Love is…

1 Corinthians 13

4Love is patient, love is kind and is not jealous; love does not brag and is not arrogant, 5does not act unbecomingly; it does not seek its own, is not provoked, does not take into account a wrong suffered, 6does not rejoice in unrighteousness, but rejoices with the truth; 7bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things, endures all things 8Love never fails;