Remember to Always Give with a Sincere Heart

While He was in Bethany, reclining at the table in the home of Simon the Leper, a woman came with an alabaster jar of very expensive perfume, made of pure nard. She broke the jar and poured the perfume on His head.


How do you show love to those closest to you? Is it through words, actions, gifts, time, or touch? Dr. Gary Chapman, in his book, The Five Love Languages, goes into detail about the way that people receive and give love.

Individuals tend to gravitate toward one or more of these love languages as the manner in which they best express or receive love.

In any relationship it can be very helpful that we understand that we each may fall in love differently. Such awareness can help take the guesswork out of each other’s expectations and needs. It can also help us to be more understanding and respectful of each other when their acts of love are different than what we expect.



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