Now we know in the fifth chapter and the 22nd verse, the fruit of the spirit is love. Solid Joys. Not because I've never shared it before, because i, in fact have, but I've been really praying that tonight, you're gonna finally hear it. But if you have learned from [...], When we have God's love, when we experience God's love, we can literally give it. And he PROVED his love for us on the cross. 16. They had just rationed out the last biscuits - there was nothing left. Every man appeared to be asleep. He takes of the things of Jesus and shows them unto us. 15. Buy favorite fruits that aren't in season, like a basket of strawberries or blueberries. He imparts to us Place a love message in the "personal" section of the classified ads in your local paper. In 2015, we featured a young woman on "Your World" who showed everyone what forgiveness really means. Andy Stanley - What Love Requires of Parenting? On May 2, 1962, a dramatic advertisement appeared in the San Francisco Examiner: "I don't want my husband to die in the gas chamber for a crime he did not commit.I will therefore offer my services for 10 years as a cook, maid, or housekeeper to any leading attorney who will defend him and bring about his vindication." It isn’t about our abilities or our performance. Are you [...], Andy Stanley - Showing Love In the Midst of Suffering, So here are three phrases that, well, they're not my favorites, and I own the fact that, well, 100% of this is on me, okay? Loving people Jesus-style means looking for an opportunity to show love to a person, no matter how undeserving, in ways that leave a profound impression about God’s best, loving intention for his or her life. The Lord said to me, "Hosea, go show your love to your wife again, for she is loved by another, she is an adulteress, but love her as the Lord loves the Israelites, for they turned to other gods and loved the sacred raisin cakes," which were offered on idols altars. To learn to love Jesus we must study much of Him in the Scriptures. Hosea was a preacher, and the woman in the story named Gomer was a prostitute. And we love our kids. More specifically, I'm a follower of Jesus, husband to Angie, and dad of three. But the greatest of these is love. This child lived in poverty and was reared in obscurity. He bears witness of Jesus. We learn to love Christ by dwelling upon His love to us. Interactive Bible study with John Piper. • The act and example of God’s love in sending and sacrificing His Son teaches me, requires me, and inspires me to love others. God is love means that God wants the very best for you. [If Sermon Offends Thee] A preacher came to the breakfast table with a cut on his … He said, “I think there is a God.” “I’m not sure. Everyone who loves is born of God and experiences a relationship with God. Welcome to the "Believer's Voice of Victory" broadcast. Love [...], John chapter 13, verse 34. Let me tell you what was taking place. 16. I wanna show you the victory that's involved in people who understand that they are loved by God and the victory that comes in the life of people who are loved by God and they know that they're loved [...], Kenneth Copeland - Choose Love, Not Strife, Now, let's go over now to the Book of Galatians, once again. The Lord said to me, "Hosea, go show your love to your wife again, for she is loved by another, she is an adulteress, but love her as the Lord loves the Israelites, for they turned to other gods and loved the sacred raisin cakes," which were offered on idols altars. All of our resources exist to guide you toward everlasting joy in Jesus … I'm the Lead Pastor of Grace Hills Church in Northwest Arkansas. "I know I'm born again". I don’t know what he is, what he looks like. That point being that Christians are to give up their rights for the cause of others and to demonstrate love. The purpose of this sermon is to demonstrate that Paul intended 1 Corinthians 9 as a personal example of the point that he made in chapter 8. Someone say, "Leon, I wanna love Jesus but, [...], I want to focus on love today because love I used to think as a young man I would always, there was something in my heart for God. Now that comes right after Ecclesiastes, if you're turning in your Bible and just before Isaiah. This is how God showed his love for us: God sent his only Son into the world so we might live through him. Gloria, thank you for being so good to me. Hope that you're doing well. Welcome to my world where it's naturally supernatural. Love, Joe" and put it in front of your house or her apartment complex for the world to see. And Jesus says this, "A new commandment I give to you, that you love one another as I have loved you, that you also love one another.