Sermons on Love

Sermons on Love

Love Well – Part 4

Computer viruses first appeared in the 1970’s. They were limited by “closed” networks and systems. Computer viruses are primarily designed to steal information from the user and or disable the system all together. It wasn’t until the internet was developed and opened to the public around 1990 that large amounts of systems could be affected by a virus. Now there are new viruses and ransomware threats being developed all the time. Anti-virus Protection software (AVP) was then developed to combat…

Love Well – Part 3

John 13:34-35 NLT So now I am giving you a new commandment: Love each other. Just as I have loved you, you should love each other. (35) Your love for one another will prove to the world that you are My disciples.” How many of us have ever been offended or hurt? Hurt by a friend? Hurt by a sibling? Hurt by a spouse? Hurt on your job? Hurt by some other family member? Hurt in church? How many of…

Love Well – Part 2

John 13:34-35 NLT So now I am giving you a new commandment: Love each other. Just as I have loved you, you should love each other. (35) Your love for one another will prove to the world that you are My disciples.” One of the greatest paradoxes of life is the source of pain and pleasure. Whatever has the potential to bring us the most pleasure always has the potential to bring us the greatest amount of pain if mishandled. …

Love Well – Part 1

Acts 4:23 MSG  As soon as Peter and John were let go, they went to their friends and told them what the high priests and religious leaders had said. Acts 4:32 MSG  The whole congregation of believers was united as one—one heart, one mind! They didn’t even claim ownership of their own possessions. No one said, “That’s mine; you can’t have it.” They shared everything.  Peter and John went to their own church family.  This was a family that was…

Uncommon – Part 5

Part 5 Good relationships are possible but not probable. In other words, relationships require work and effort on our part to cause them to be what God wants them to be. (Romans 12:2 NLT) Don’t copy the behavior and customs of this world, but let God transform you into a new person by changing the way you think. Then you will learn to know God’s will for you, which is good and pleasing and perfect. Transform – God never just tells…

Uncommon – Part 4

Part 4 (Please Note: In Pastor Brad’s absence, a video of this message by Pastor Chris Hodges at Church of the Highlands was shown. We would like to thank Pastor Chris and Church of the Highlands for making these resources available for use.) Good relationships are possible but not probable. In other words, relationships require work and effort on our part to cause them to be what God wants them to be. (Romans 12:2 NLT) Don’t copy the behavior and customs…

Uncommon – Part 3

Part 3 Good relationships are possible but not probable. In other words, relationships require work and effort on our part to cause them to be what God wants them to be. (Romans 12:2 NLT) Don’t copy the behavior and customs of this world, but let God transform you into a new person by changing the way you think. Then you will learn to know God’s will for you, which is good and pleasing and perfect. Transform – God never just tells…

Uncommon – Part 2

Part 2 Good relationships are possible but not probable. In other words, relationships require work and effort on our part to cause them to be what God wants them to be. (Romans 12:2 NLT) Don’t copy the behavior and customs of this world, but let God transform you into a new person by changing the way you think. Then you will learn to know God’s will for you, which is good and pleasing and perfect. Transform – God never just tells…

Uncommon – Part 1

Part 1 The secret in showing uncommon love is to show God’s love and not your human selfish love. Say it. (Say it as much as you can.) Write it. (Notes mean so much) Give it. (Small things can mean so much.) Forgive it. (We are never more like Jesus than when we forgive.) Live it. (Help me to love the people in my world.) Neglected opportunities bring great regrets!