1. Ephesians 4:2; “Be completely humble and gentle; be patient, bearing with one another in love.” 2. 1 Peter 4: 8; “Above all, love each other deeply, because love covers over a multitude of sins.”
What does it mean when someone says rebuke you?
If you receive a rebuke, it means that you have been reprimanded, or scolded. The root comes from the Old French rebuchier and means “to hack down,” or “beat back.” A rebuke, then, is meant to be critical and to chide — in today’s terms, a rebuke is verbal smack-down!
How do you express godly love?
Here are 5 simple ways to show God’s love to others:
Show God’s Love by Listening.
Show God’s Love with Generosity.
Show God’s Love by Encouraging.
Show God’s Love with Acts of Kindness.
Show God’s Love by Praying for Others.
It’s Possible to Show God’s Love to Everyone.
What does the Bible say about Do not boast about tomorrow?
Proverbs 27:1 – “Do not boast about tomorrow, for you do not know what a day may bring forth.”
What does the Bible say about hidden love?
Love that is hidden is of no benefit to the recipient, and also robs the lover of the joy of expression. In this case, it may be that the absence of honest rebuke is the hidden love in question. It is loving to rebuke when it is necessary and may save someone’s life.
What does the Bible say about loving one another?
Be devoted to one another in love. Honor one another above yourselves. Husbands, love your wives, just as Christ loved the church and gave himself up for her to make her holy, cleansing her by the washing with water through the word. May the Lord direct your hearts into God’s love and Christ’s perseverance.
What does the Bible say about husbands and wives?
Husbands, love your wives, just as Christ loved the church and gave himself up for her to make her holy, cleansing her by the washing with water through the word. No one has ever seen God; but if we love one another, God lives in us and his love is made complete in us. Whoever claims to love God yet hates a brother or sister is a liar.
Which is better, an open rebuke or a hidden love?
Better is an open reprimand [of loving correction] Than love that is hidden. Better an open reprimand than concealed love. Better an open reprimand than concealed love. Better is open rebuke Than love that is hidden. Public rebuke is better than secret love.