Tell The World Of God’S Love

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Celebrated hearts day with God 30,000 feet up in the air. Sharing His words to you.

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  • Whoever does not love does not know God, because God is love. 1 John 4:8 “ If I have a faith that can move mountains, but have not love, I am nothing ” 1 Cor. 13:2
  • John said, God is love, not love is God. If we truly understand God, then we will know what love is. Is it easier for Christians to love? Do we know what is true, real love? What the world needs now, is love, sweet love… Do you think the world will be a better place if everyone had love?
  • Is it easier for Christians to love?
  • 16For God so greatly loved and dearly prized the world that He [even] gave up His only begotten ([ a ]unique) Son, so that whoever believes in (trusts in, clings to, relies on) Him shall not perish (come to destruction, be lost) but have eternal (everlasting) life.
  • We did not do anything, nor for any reason did He love us. He chose to love us.
  • be filled, fullness of God - live daily in God’s love, respond to God
  • Is it easier for Christians to love?
  • Live loved so you can live to love
  • Act not be passive
  • Read Rom 14:19 also Stop looking at yourself, consider others Be proactive , do not cause another to stumble
  • Because your love is better than life, my lips will glorify you. Psalm 63:3
  • Tell The World Of God’S Love

    1. 1. Lord, I come to You Let my heart be changed, renewed Flowing from the grace That I found in You. And, Lord, I've come to know The weaknesses I see in me Will be stripped away By the power of Your love. Hold me close Let Your love surround me Bring me near Draw me to Your side. And as I wait I'll rise up like the eagle And I will soar with You Your Spirit leads me on In the power of Your love. Lord, unveil my eyes Let me see You face to face The knowledge of Your love As You live in me. Lord, renew my mind As Your will unfolds in my life In living every day In the power of Your love. The Power of Your Love
    2. 2. Psalm 116:8-9 <ul><li>For you, O Lord have delivered my soul </li></ul><ul><li> from death, </li></ul><ul><li>my eyes from tears, </li></ul><ul><li>my feet from stumbling, </li></ul><ul><li>that I may walk before the Lord </li></ul><ul><li>in the land of the living. </li></ul>
    3. 3. Show the World God’s Love Whoever does not love does not know God, because God is love.
    4. 4. Life Questions <ul><li>What is love? Is it easy to love? Can we do it alone? </li></ul><ul><li>“ The house of my soul is too small. Enlarge it, Lord, that you might enter in .” </li></ul><ul><ul><li>St. Augustine </li></ul></ul>
    5. 5. Ephesians 3:16-19 16 I pray that out of his glorious riches he may strengthen you with power through his Spirit in your inner being, 17 so that Christ may dwell in your hearts through faith. And I pray that you, being rooted and established in love, 18 may have power, together with all the saints, to grasp how wide and long and high and deep is the love of Christ, 19 and to know this love that surpasses knowledge—that you may be filled to the measure of all the fullness of God.
    6. 6. Tell the World of God’s Love <ul><li>Understand God’s Love </li></ul><ul><li>Respond to and Give God’s Love </li></ul><ul><li>Grow in Deeper Knowledge of God’s Love </li></ul>
    7. 7. Ephesians 3:16-19 16 I pray that out of his glorious riches he may strengthen you with power through his Spirit in your inner being, 17 so that Christ may dwell in your hearts through faith. And I pray that you, being rooted and established in love, 18 may have power, together with all the saints, to grasp how wide and long and high and deep is the love of Christ , 19 and to know this love that surpasses knowledge—that you may be filled to the measure of all the fullness of God.
    8. 8. Life Questions <ul><li>What is love? Is it easy to love? Can we do it alone? </li></ul><ul><li>How does God reveal to you His Love? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>When have you encountered God’s love face to face </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>How much does God love you? </li></ul></ul>
    9. 9. What is God’s Love? <ul><li>is perfect and total </li></ul><ul><li>is spontaneous and undeserved </li></ul><ul><li>is wide, long, high, and deep </li></ul><ul><li>unfailing and can not be taken away </li></ul>
    10. 10. Is perfect and total <ul><li>&quot;For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son , that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life .” (John 3:16 NIV) </li></ul><ul><li>For I know the plans I have for you,&quot; declares the LORD, &quot;plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future ” (Jer. 29:11 NIV) </li></ul><ul><li>There is no fear in love. But perfect love drives out fear, because fear has to do with punishment. The one who fears is not made perfect in love. (1 John 4:18 NIV) </li></ul>
    11. 11. Is Spontaneous and Undeserved <ul><li>“ This is love: not that we loved God, but that he loved us. ” (I John 4:10 NIV) </li></ul><ul><li>“ The LORD did not choose you and lavish his love on you because you were larger or greater than other nations, for you were the smallest of all nations! It was simply because the LORD loves you.” (Deut. 7:7-8 NLT) </li></ul>
    12. 12. Is Wide, Long, High, and Deep <ul><li>Wide </li></ul><ul><ul><li>“ The Lord is good to all , and His tender mercies are over all His works [the entirety of things created].” (Psalm 145:9 AMP) </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Long </li></ul><ul><ul><li>“ For great is his love toward us, and the faithfulness of the LORD endures forever . Praise the LORD.” (Psalm 117:2 NIV) </li></ul></ul><ul><li>High </li></ul><ul><ul><li>“ For your unfailing love is higher than the heavens . Your faithfulness reaches to the clouds .” (Psalm 108:4 NLT) </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Deep </li></ul><ul><ul><li>“ The Lord is close to the brokenhearted ; he rescues those whose spirits are crushed .” (Psalm 34:18 NIV) </li></ul></ul>
    13. 13. Unfailing and Can’t Be Taken Away… <ul><li>“ He had always loved those who were his own in the world, and he loved them all the way to the end. ” (John 13:1 NIV) </li></ul><ul><li>“ 38 For I am convinced that neither death nor life, neither angels nor demons, neither the present nor the future, nor any powers, 39 neither height nor depth, nor anything else in all creation, will be able to separate us from the love of God that is in Christ Jesus our Lord.” (Rom 8:38-39 NIV) </li></ul>
    14. 14. Tell the World of God’s Love <ul><li>Understand God’s Love </li></ul><ul><li>Respond to and Give God’s Love </li></ul><ul><li>Grow in Deeper Knowledge of God’s Love </li></ul>
    15. 15. Ephesians 3:16-19 16 I pray that out of his glorious riches he may strengthen you with power through his Spirit in your inner being, 17 so that Christ may dwell in your hearts through faith. And I pray that you, being rooted and established in love, 18 may have power, together with all the saints, to grasp how wide and long and high and deep is the love of Christ, 19 and to know this love that surpasses knowledge—that you may be filled to the measure of all the fullness of God .
    16. 16. Life Questions <ul><li>Is it easy to love? Can we do it alone? </li></ul><ul><li>How does God reveal to you His Love? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>When have you encountered God’s love face to face </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>How much does God love you? </li></ul></ul><ul><li>How do you show your love? How could you do better? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>To God </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>To yourself </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>To others (family, friends, strangers, enemies) </li></ul></ul>
    17. 17. How should we respond to God’s love? <ul><li>Man to God </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Obedience and Christ Centered </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Man to Himself </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Transformation and Living Loved </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Man to Others </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Action and Being Salt of the Earth </li></ul></ul>
    18. 18. Man to God: Obedience <ul><li>“ And this is love: that we walk in obedience to his commands. As you have heard from the beginning, his command is that you walk in love.” (2 John 1:6 NIV) </li></ul><ul><li>Jesus replied: “’Love the Lord your God with all your heart , with all your soul and with all your mind ,’ This is the first and greatest commandment.” (Matt 22:37-38 NIV) </li></ul>
    19. 19. Man to God: Being Christ Centered <ul><li>“ I am the Vine, you are the branches. When you’re joined with me and I with you, the relation intimate and organic, the harvest is sure to be abundant. Separated, you can’t produce a thing. ” (John 15:5 MSG) </li></ul><ul><li>“… If I have a faith that can move mountains, but have not love, I am nothing ” (1 Cor. 13:2 NIV) </li></ul><ul><li>“ Then he said to them all: &quot;If anyone would come after me, he must deny himself and take up his cross daily and follow me .” (Luke 9:23 NIV) </li></ul><ul><li>Everyday Surrender…Continuous Conversion Oswald Chambers </li></ul>
    20. 20. Man to Himself: Transformation <ul><li>1 Corinthians 13 1:8 </li></ul><ul><li>Christ in _____ is patient, Christ in _____ is kind. Christ in _____ does not envy, Christ in _____ does not boast, Christ in _____ is not proud. Christ in _____ is not rude, Christ in _____ is not self-seeking, Christ in _____ is not easily angered, Christ in _____ keeps no record of wrongs. Christ in _____ does not delight in evil but rejoices with the truth. Christ in _____ always protects, always perseveres. Christ in _____ never fails. </li></ul>
    21. 21. Man to Himself: Living Loved <ul><li>“ Can a mother forget the baby at her breast and have no compassion on the child she has borne? Though she may forget, I will not forget you ! See, I have engraved you on the palms of my hands . . .” (Isaiah 49:15-16) </li></ul><ul><li>“ I’ll call nobodies and make them somebodies ; I’ll call the unloved and make them beloved .” (Rom. 9:25 MSG) </li></ul><ul><li>Feel loved! By being loved, we will love. </li></ul>
    22. 22. Man to Others: Action <ul><li>“ My command is this: Love each other as I have loved you. Greater love has no one than this, that he lay down his life for his friends.” (John 15:12-13 NIV) </li></ul><ul><li>“ Dear children, let us not love with words or tongue but with actions and in truth .” (1 John 3:18 NIV) </li></ul><ul><li>Be devoted to one another in love. Honor one another above yourselves . (Rom. 12:10 NIV) </li></ul><ul><li>“ Love your enemies …” (Luke 6:27-31) </li></ul>
    23. 23. Man to Others: Salt of the Earth <ul><li>“ You are the salt of the earth . But what good is salt if it has lost its flavor? Can you make it salty again? It will be thrown out and trampled underfoot as worthless. (Matt. 5:13 NLT) </li></ul><ul><li>Each of you should look not only to your own interests, but also to the interests of others . (Phil. 2:4 NIV) </li></ul><ul><li>So let’s stop condemning each other. Decide instead to live in such a way that you will not cause another believer to stumble and fall . (Rom. 14:13 NLT) </li></ul>
    24. 24. Tell the World of God’s Love <ul><li>Understand God’s Love </li></ul><ul><li>Respond to and Give God’s Love </li></ul><ul><li>Grow in Deeper Knowledge of His Love </li></ul>
    25. 25. Ephesians 3:16-19 16 I pray that out of his glorious riches he may strengthen you with power through his Spirit in your inner being, 17 so that Christ may dwell in your hearts through faith. And I pray that you, being rooted and established in love, 18 may have power, together with all the saints, to grasp how wide and long and high and deep is the love of Christ, 19 and to know this love that surpasses knowledge —that you may be filled to the measure of all the fullness of God.
    26. 26. <ul><li>And as knowledge is commonly the measure of love, the deeper and wider our knowledge, the greater will be our love . And if our love of God is great, we shall love Him equally in our joy and sorrow. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Brother Lawrence </li></ul></ul>
    27. 27. The More We Know, the More We Love <ul><li>“ Dear friends, let us continue to love one another, for love comes from God. Anyone who loves is a child of God and knows God . But anyone who does not love does not know God, for God is love. “ (1 John 4:17-18 NLT) </li></ul><ul><li>“ And I will give them a heart to know (recognize, understand, and be acquainted with) Me, that I am the Lord; and they will be My people, and I will be their God, for they will return to Me with their whole heart .” (Jer. 24:7 AMP) </li></ul>
    28. 28. Tell the World of God’s Love <ul><li>Let us thank the Lord for loving us </li></ul><ul><li>Think of someone you love , and ask the Lord to help you live out your love toward them today </li></ul><ul><li>Ask the Holy Spirit to fill you with Himself, with Love, to help you slow down and be more present with the people you love and to be able to show them Christ in you , to show them Love </li></ul>
    29. 29. Ephesians 3:16-19 16 I pray that out of his glorious riches he may strengthen you with power through his Spirit in your inner being, 17 so that Christ may dwell in your hearts through faith. And I pray that you, being rooted and established in love, 18 may have power, together with all the saints, to grasp how wide and long and high and deep is the love of Christ, 19 and to know this love that surpasses knowledge—that you may be filled to the measure of all the fullness of God.
    30. 30. Tell the World of God’s Love Because your love is better than life, my lips will glorify you.

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