January 16, 2022

Love Like Your Life Depends On It

1 John 4: 7-12, ESV

7 Beloved, let us love one another, for love is from God, and whoever loves has been born of God and knows God. 8 Anyone who does not love does not know God, because God is love. 9 In this the love of God was made manifest among us, that God sent his only Son into the world, so that we might live through him. 10 In this is love, not that we have loved God but that he loved us and sent his Son to be the propitiation for our sins. 11 Beloved, if God so loved us, we also ought to love one another. 12 No one has ever seen God; if we love one another, God abides in us and his love is perfected in us

Love like your life depends on it!

  1. Love is a command of GOD.
  2. Love is an essential part of the character of GOD.
  3. Love is a credential necessary to know GOD.
  4. Love is the communication of Christ.
  5. Love is the chrysalis for those launching into life with Christ.
  6. Love is the critical component needed to build "real" community in Christ - without love, there is no hope for transformation in our communities.


Publish Date:

July 14, 2023


Ezekiel prophesies what he is told by GOD, and as a result of obedience hears the sound of life in a dead and bone-filled valley; Ezekiel does “not see life” in what is lifeless until what is slain receives GOD’s breath. The valley of dry bones is real, but it does not have to be the conclusion!

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