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It always protects, always trusts, always hopes, always perseveres. Joel Ryan Crosswalk.
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In many ways, patient love is the perfect foundation for the other means of love Paul goes on to write.
You become more forgiving, gracious, and trusting. Even when we are unfaithful or unloving, He remains faithful and patient.
His love is steadfast and long-standing. This is the kind of love He challenges Christians to have for. Paul encouraged the Corinthian church to be patient in their love for each other and patient in their love for.
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