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Love Doesn’t Hurt; People Do That - Short Blog Post

Love is an action word and is demonstrated by one’s actions, words, thoughts and motives. Therefore, I find it hard to believe when people say they “love” someone but in return “hurt” them. By hurt I mean by causing physical harm, injury or damage. Subjecting someone to ongoing pain to serve one’s own selfish need or desire for “punishment” or “payback”. Often times, these actions are a way of “controlling the other person”. People are not objects to be controlled. If that were the case, God would be our ultimate puppet master! However, yet, even He doesn’t “control” us, but gives us free will to make decisions and move about as we please.

1 Corinthians 13:4-8
4 Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud.
5 It is not rude, it is not self-seeking, it is not easily angered, it keeps no record of wrongs.
6 Love does not delight in evil but rejoices with the truth.
7 It always protects, always trusts, always hopes, always perseveres.
8 Love n…