The 64th Day of Love

Memory Verse— Philemon 1:7. I have indeed received much joy and encouragement from your love.

The Prayer— Help us to love the Giver of life, so that we may properly love to live.

The Affirmation— Today I give my life in the love of others.

The Scripture Lesson— 1 Peter 3:8-12

The Meditation

One of the finest virtues of the Christian faith

​is its emphasis on the love of life.

Jesus said, “I am come that you might have life,

​and have it more abundantly.”

The Christian religion teaches self-denial but it

​does not teach life-denial.

To love life means to make life count for the most

​in service to God and others.

The Bible teaches that if we try to save our life

​we will lose it, but if we give it away then we

​find life.

There are many people who never learn to live,

​because they never learn to love.

I never met a man who thought life was not worth

​living, who really knew how to love as a 


The love for physical life is the strongest urge

​in the human body.

The love for the spiritual life is the highest hope of

​the human heart.