What does God say about Valentines?

What does God say about Valentines?

It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud. It does not dishonor others, it is not self-seeking, it is not easily angered, it keeps no record of wrongs. Love does not delight in evil but rejoices with the truth. It always protects, always trusts, always hopes, always perseveres.

What God is Valentine’s Day?

Cupid, the Roman god of love and a common figure of Valentine’s Day, is often depicted as a winged infant—much like the cherubs in this postcard.

What is Valentine’s Day in Christianity?

It originated as a Christian feast day honoring one or two early Christian martyrs named Saint Valentine and, through later folk traditions, has become a significant cultural, religious, and commercial celebration of romance and love in many regions of the world.

What religions do not celebrate Valentine’s Day?

Islam discourages the participation in the holiday while Buddhism merely gives more importance to other holidays. Although Buddhism does not blatantly discourage its people from celebrating Valentine’s Day, Hinduism, India’s major religion does.

Where is Valentine in the Bible?

That Valentine is not in the Bible, and really, it has no spiritual meaning. For us, everyday is Valentine, as we experience God’s love everyday.

Why should we not celebrate Valentine’s Day?

Many people choose not to celebrate Valentine’s Day citing that it originates with the honoring and worship of mythological gods. Others don’t like the fact that it was once related to a pagan festival.

What does Valentine’s Day have to do with Jesus?

Valentine’s Day or any day of the year is a wonderful opportunity to teach children about God’s love for his creation. We’ve put together some great resources over the years, even making a Jesus Loves Me Lapbook.

How can preschoolers celebrate Valentine’s Day?

Preschoolers can make this Valentine Heart Placemat for someone special to celebrate Valentine’s Day. Use this Valentine’s Day Love Arrow Pencil Topper to talk about how God is love.

How many Bible verses are in the Valentine’s Day activity pack?

Here is a sneak peek inside our New Valentine’s Day Activity Pack. This set features seven different bible verses and includes crossword, word search and word scramble. Each heart features a key Bible verse or quality of love as described in the Bible

What kind of Valentine’s day crafts can kids make?

Kids can create this Valentine craft: Peekaboo Hearts just bursting with love. Give your congregation an opportunity to pray for the children in your ministry this Valentine’s Day with this craft. Kids create this necklace to share each bead of love with family and friends.