True Love

 Scripture Reference:  1 John 4:7-21

Beloved, let us love one another, for love is from God, and whoever loves has been born of God and knows God. Anyone who does not love does not know God, because God is love.


  1. God’s love is DEMONSTRATED to us through JESUS.      vs.9-10


God’s Love Is:

  • UNORDINARY             v.9
  • UNMERITED                v.10a
  • UNCONDITIONAL      v.10b


  1. God’s love is DEEPENED in us through the SPIRIT.      vs.11-19


God’s Love Gives:

  • ASSURANCE of SALVATION       v.13
  • CONFIDENCE for TOMORROW       vs.17-18


  1. God’s love is DISPLAYED through us in our RELATIONSHIPS.       vs.20-21