The fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, self-control.
Anxiety in a man’s heart weighs him down, but a good word makes him glad.
There is a book called “The Five Love Languages” by Dr. Gary Chapman. In the book, he identifies five “love languages” – words of affirmation, quality time, giving gifts, acts of service, and physical touch. He describes how each person has one of these languages as their primary “love language,” the language in which they prefer to give and receive love. I highly recommend this relationship book.
This book applies not only to marriages but also to other relationships as well. My love language is words of affirmation. People who have this as their language express love primarily through words – spoken or written. A person whose language is acts of service, as an example, is less likely to compliment with words but rather to express…