Resources on Love of God

Resources on Love of God

The Meaning of Christmas pt. 3

1 John 4:7-12 Here we find a purpose statement that helps us better understand Christmas (and God’s desire for our lives). “God sent his one and only Son into the world that we might live through him” (v.9). Life in him is meant to be a life of love. God invites us to consider love an essential aspect of who God is for, “God is love” (v.8b). Furthermore, followers of his are called to display God’s love to a watching…

A Loving People

1 John 4:7-12 Love is the foundation of the two greatest commandments: to love God and to love our neighbor as ourselves.  Therefore, Scripture is clear: there is not a characteristic more to the heart of being a follower of Jesus than love.  So how ought we to love?  What should love look like in our lives? To view the discussion questions associated with this sermon, please click the button below.