Perfect Love

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The term “casts out” in I John means displaces, the process by which one thing replaces another, just as air displaces water in a submarine, causing it to rise to the surface. They cannot occupy the same space at the same time. In the same way, God’s love displaces fear, casting it out and taking its place!

May you know that perfect love now and always, dear friends.

About mitchteemley

Writer, Filmmaker, Humorist, Thinker-about-stuffer
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15 Responses to Perfect Love

  1. Relax... says:

    Thank you, and in you as well. 🙂

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  2. It seems so simple. And it is a little practice in Faith.

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  3. David Cosier says:

    Very good. My wife said “its a cool way of thinking about it.”

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  4. Yes! He loves us perfectly as demonstrated through Christ… In Him, we rest. Beautiful post in its powerful simplicity, Mitch!

    Liked by 2 people

  5. knabbler says:

    Thank you for being a blessing, and praying you continue to be blessed.

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  6. Ann Coleman says:

    Thank you, Mitch, and I wish the same for you!

    Liked by 1 person

  7. Wow simple but awesome. May people find their true love.

    Liked by 1 person

  8. Confessions of a former failure says:

    Love this! I was actually looking for a good bible verse for the day and this is just what I needed

    Liked by 1 person

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