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Love Yourself

May 1, 2018by Beth Mabe Gianopulos Category: Devotion “The most important one,” answered Jesus, “is this: ‘Hear, O Israel: The Lord our God, the Lord is one. Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind and with all your strength.’ The second is this: ‘Love your neighbor as yourself.’  There is no commandment greater than these.”Mark 12:29-31 NIV A few days ago, I was having lunch with my friend.  To save time, my friend agreed to pick me up in the patient drop off area at work (I work at a hospital) so that we could ride together to lunch.  As usual, I was running late and the elevator was stopping on every floor. While I was on the elevator, a coworker stopped me to discuss an urgent matter.  I needed to immediately send an email because the matter was time sensitive. Because I was already late, I had no choice but to walk and type out the email as I rushed to meet my friend. I hurried out the door and jumped into the car.  I quickly started ap…