Hi, there. My name is Patricia King. It is my honor to be able to share the Word on the love of God. Today, we are going to look at 1 Corinthians 14:1. It says, “Pursue love, yet desire earnestly spiritual gifts. But, especially that you can prophesy.” Of course, we know in 1 Corinthians 12 is lists all the gifts of the Spirit: the gift of tongues, the interpretation of tongues, prophecy, word of knowledge, word of wisdom, discerning of spirits, faith, healing, miracles. We know when we are in Christ we can operate in all those gifts. How awesome is that? You can go heal the sick, you can work miracles, you can prophesy, you can get words of knowledge that only God knows. Things that you are able to connect with Him in and to be able to reveal to others. This is so amazing that we have these gifts available to us.
Yet, it is said in verse 1: “Pursue love.” “Make love your greatest aim” is what one version says. Make love your greatest aim. In 1 Corinthians 13 we just learned that if we don’t have love, we don’t have anything. We have nothing, we are nothing... Start a free trial to watch the video and read the rest of the transcript! Join GodToday
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