1. THE POWER TO HEAL YOU

Love has a way of giving a conducive environment to heal. It reminds you that even though the past was tough, you are not alone, it is OK now

2. THE POWER TO REVEAL TO YOU WHO YOU ARE

Getting close to someone makes you know yourself more. Having someone to love reveals to you how much you can love. The person also gets to highlight the good traits in you that you take for granted. Getting close to someone also reveals to you weaknesses and flaws in you; you get to discover you have a hot temper, you have the potential of disappointing, you can fall short. This realization is not to make you feel bad, but to bring to your attention what to improve

3. THE POWER TO INSPIRE YOU

Love has a way of bringing out the best in you; you find yourself stretching yourself when you love someone… perhaps to make them smile, perhaps because you are part of winning team, perhaps because love lifts up the spirit

4. THE POWER TO SHARPEN YOUR VISION

Doing life with someone has a way of making you think long term. The person you are with also helps to make your vision clearer because they contribute to it and help you notice your blindspots

5. THE POWER TO MAKE YOU DO MORE

By yourself you can do a lot, but with someone to love and be loved by, you two can do so much more. Two are better than one for they have a better reward for their labour. Don’t underestimate the teamwork of two people in love

6. THE POWER TO OPEN DOORS

Some doors will only open when you are with someone special. There are blessings for you as an individual, and blessings for two. Call it favour, call it a phenomenon; many have confessed doors opened in their lives the moment they committed

7. THE POWER TO MAKE YOU HEALTHY

Love is good for your health all round; mental health because you have someone to open up to, emotional health because you are not alone, physical health because you have someone to help you, mind you and care for you

8. THE POWER TO TRANSFORM YOU

You meet someone today and they are not recognizable because love happened. They have this glow, this confidence, this growth in them. Yes, it is brought about by self-love; though self-love thrives even more when you have someone who loves you

9. THE POWER TO BIRTH LOVE

When two people in love conceive and birth or adopt a child/children; they replicate love. Children raised in an environment of love grow wholesome

10. THE POWER TO MAKE YOU EXPERIENCE MIRACLES

Some miracles will not happen when you live in isolation but when you are connected to another soul. Your loved one comes to bless you with miracles; used by God as a vessel of honour

11. THE POWER TO SHARE MEMORIES

Love gives you a chance to share life with someone. It is so good to not only live through life but to live through with someone you can grow old with and say “We were there, we did this!”

12. THE POWER TO ENJOY FOOD AND MUSIC

Food and music is best experienced with someone. In fact, your five senses of sight, taste, touch, smell and sound are best experienced in love. Some people eat better with someone special. They don’t want to cook alone but with and for someone. That is also why some songs have a way of reminding you of that someone special

13. THE POWER TO CATAPULT YOU TO GREATER HEIGHTS

Often times when you love someone, seasons in your life tend to go very fast. If you had lost time and chances in the past; somehow redemption comes in love and you get more than you lost

14. THE POWER TO GIVE YOU A GOOD SLEEP

One of the most special moments of love is sleep. To not only love yourself but to know you are loved makes you sleep better. Having someone you trust to cuddle and sleep next to you makes your heart smile

15. THE POWER TO CANCEL YOUR NEGATIVE THOUGHTS

If ever you have a bad day and think negatively of yourself; love shuts you up and tells you how great you are. Love reminds you that you are a blessing

16. THE POWER TO LEAD YOU CLOSER TO GOD

God is love. The more two people love each other, the more they see God

17. THE POWER TO TOUCH LIVES

When the love of two people matures; it grows beyond them. They get to a place where together they touch the lives of those around them