Archive for 'Love'

Love and Forgiveness

John 21: 15-19 Acts 25: 13b-21 / Ps 103 Simon son of John, do you love me more than these? (John 21:15) How much we love our Lord Jesus Depends on how we care for His sheep; From our sins His grace has freed us, His forgiveness a treasure we’ll keep. When they had finished […]

Love, Obedience and Joy

John 15: 9-17 Acts 1:15-17,20-26/Ps 113:1-8 Greater love has no one than this, that he lay down his life for his friends. (John 15:13) Your law of love, Lord, we will obey, Even if it’s hard to understand; Because we trust all the words You say, And what joy to follow Your command. “As the […]

Children of Love

John 15:18-21 Acts 16:1-10 / Ps 100 …because you do not belong to the world, and I have chosen you out of the world, therefore the world hates you. (John 15:19) We may not have the world’s success, But at least we’re never anxious, Never hateful, and free from stress, Because we belong to Jesus. […]

Love: God’s Mandate

John 15: 12-17 Acts 15:22-31 / Psa 57 This is my commandment: love one another as I love you. (John 15:12) The fruit of His love we must bear That the gifts from God we’ll receive; This Good News of Christ we must share, So that others too may believe. Jesus said, “This is my […]

Living the Word of God

John 14:21-26 Acts 14:5-18 / Ps 115:1-4,15-16 Whoever observes My commandments is the one who loves me. (John 14:21) The one thing we can ill afford Is living life without God’s Word; The most important thing we need – The Holy Bible – we must read. Jesus said, ‘Whoever has my commandments and observes them […]

A Lesson in Perfect Love

Matthew 5:43-48 Dt 26:16-19 / Psa 119 . . . if you greet only your own people, what are you doing more than others? Do not even pagans do that? Be perfect, therefore, as your heavenly Father is perfect. (Matthew 5: 48) We always tend to alienate The people that we cannot trust; Let’s learn […]