╬ In your own life who has taken a ‘long view’ approach to love? Is there one who didn’t give up on a relationship or who was present and available through a season of struggle? Remember and give thanks.
╬ Is there someone in your life toward whom God is calling you to have a ‘long view’ of love? What is God’s language of agape love that this person may be able to hear? Ask God to cleanse you from the language of criticism and judgment that God has refrained from using with you.