Imagine that you let me borrow your new car. You love your car. It’s beautiful. I tell you I will return it to you the next day. As I pull into your driveway the next day to drop your car off, you notice that the driver side is torn to
“If I could speak in the tongues of men and of angels, but have not love, I am a noisy gong or a clanging cymbal.” Romans 13:1
We hear this verse all the freakin time. I wish we would apply it half as often as we quote it.
Take a second and think about what Paul is actually saying. Even if he speaks the same as the angels, if he doesn’t have love he simply annoy you. No matter how truthful our words may be, without love covering them, they will not be received.