Words Of Affirmation From Our Heavenly Father
by Kimberly Penix
A few years ago our Sunday school class did a study on the book The 5 Love Languages, by Gary D. Chapman. It didn’t take me long to figure out my love language is words of affirmation.
Sure, I like to receive a beautiful bouquet of flowers and you’ll forever have a piece of my heart if you help with the laundry. But if you really want to make me feel loved, I need to hear it. Tell me you love my sense of humor. Go on about how great you thought my casserole tasted. Let me know you thought my opinion was spot on. Verbally express your gratitude for my help. Talk to me!
When I think about the way words speak to my soul, I love to go to scripture and embrace (more…)