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
I CORINTHIANS 13:4 CEV

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
GAlATIANS 6:9-10 CEV

5.  Do Something! Love is Action!

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