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Love Is Who You Are ( NOT, Just Something You Do ) Part 1

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Love Is Who You Are ( NOT, Just Something You Do ) Part 1

You certainly need to watch what you do. But be what you are in whatever it is you are doing
first, for those things you find yourself doing of the mind only, not connected to the love 
source which is the real you, will only become a sounding brass or a tinkling cymbal. 
Therefore, be found being what you are in everything you do, and that is love! ©, I Cor. Ch, 
13. Kjv.  Just an act of love from the mind apart from the heart, is as nothing, as Paul said! 
Love, true riches of love, must begin in the heart where your love is stored, the real 
substance, of the self of soul, that God gave us to be!

God is love,
From above,
And blew that into man,
Twas his plan,
For humanity to be love!

God is perfect,
And he is love,
All things being from above,
And what God blew into the man,
Which was perfect in his plan, 
was love!

In God’s image, and likeness too,
I certainly think, love’s perfection in man, will do,
How about you?

But a house divided, will not stand,
For in the land which is man,
The mind, the goat of gloat,
Took a stand,
Against love’s real man!

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  1. Date: 11/22/2010 11:55:00 AM
    Many congrats on your feature this week Rgds Janette

  1. Date: 11/22/2010 11:28:00 AM
    Congratulations on your well deserved poetry being featured this week John. Love,Carol

  1. Date: 11/21/2010 5:45:00 PM
    Congrats Moses on your featured poem this week on the Soup.. a wonderful choice to share with us all today my friend.. may u and yours enjoy a most loving and Happy Thanksgiving in HIM...luv..

  1. Date: 10/3/2009 12:58:00 PM
    Thanks John for welcoming me and responding on my poem. Wow! this is so true, and I like how your words flow.

  1. Date: 8/6/2009 12:26:00 PM
    this great john!! your real treasure are what you stored in your heart-part two it is. Diogenes

  1. Date: 7/21/2009 12:19:00 AM
    I like the change from story to rhyme...Good job.....:JP)

  1. Date: 7/4/2009 1:02:00 PM
    Okay. Enjoyed reading your lines. Sara

  1. Date: 6/24/2009 3:03:00 AM
    Very powerful message in this great piece.God is indeed love.thank you very much for kind comment on my poem.God bless you sir