Know God Week 4 NOTES

To Know God is to Love….
To Know His Love & Give His Love
Week4 9-26-15

I John 4:8-11 CEV

Agape = (Greek word) the highest form of love, selfless, sacrificial, unconditional
I.  His love for us - What did Jesus do for us?
1.  He gave eternal life
John 3:16 CEV

2.  Freedom from sins
Romans 3:23 CEV

3.  The Power to demolish the enemy
Luke 10:18-19 CEV

4.  The Power to Change
Romans 12:2 CEV

5.  The Power to love the lost & least of these
Matthew 25:31-46 CEV
Matthew 9:36-38 CEV

II.  To know his love we must receive it & experience it
Ephesians 2:8-10 CEV
How do we receive it & experience it?
1. Ask Jesus to be your Lord and Savior
Romans 10:9-10 CEV

2.  Commit yourself continuously to follow HIS word (think differently & change behavior)
Romans 12:2 CEV

3.  Read His word
Romans 10:17 CEV

4.   Get together with believers
Hebrews 10:25 CEV

5.  Go make disciples
Matthew 28:19 CEV

III.  When you give HIs Love?
1.  You must love God with all your Heart, soul, and mind.
Matthew 22:38 CEV

2.  You can’t keep a record of wrongs that others do

3.  Don’t be arrogant and think we ultimately know why someone is stuck or struggling
Arrogance = superiority, above being affected or influenced, presuming to be or suggesting that one is morally or socially better than others.

Job 42:1-6 NIV

- help people get through this circumstance with the focus on what God is doing in them through this situation!

4.  Don’t quit!  Keeping giving his love to people

5.  Do Something! Love is Action!