When asked about the Greatest Commandment, Jesus broke it down into two commandments. He said the “first and greatest commandment” was to love God with the whole of our being. While He stressed that love for God is our number one priority and that He gets our “all”, He went on to mention the second priority — loving others as we love ourselves.
Number Two Priority for Prioritized Schedules: Love Others as you love yourself
Notice the command: Love your neighbor.
Notice the standard: Love your neighbor as you love yourself.
The Steering the Church Toward God’s Purposes Leadership Guide includes the content on this page with some input about each of the above points and some questions to reflect on how your time use demonstrates love for people.