The most precious and desired gift is time because time is life.
Sent to: We want to be surrounded by the ones we love. We can sit here in service, hear one of Pastor Wayne's excellent messages and say, "Good message Pastor Wayne," but if you do not apply it to our lives, it's nothing. It follows on the heals of chapter 12 , which closes with this statement in verse 31: Being a disciple is a lot different than just going to church once or twice a week.
Lawrence T. Notice verse 19: What is love? Well, love is the defining characteristic of Who God is, 1 John 4: The whole idea of these verses is that love is distinct from, and superior to, anything we can be or do!
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Copy URL Copied to clipboard. If this attitude were practiced in the church, it would solve nearly all of any church's troubles.
Who wants to ask Him to help you love like He loves? Now, forgetting all those other things, how well do you love? Knowing that our time is limited, we need to remember three truths that will help us focus on what is important. The point of life, God says , is relationships.
God isn't just saying that loving relationships are important to life. Are you going to change or are you going to stand before God one day and explain why you thought things were more important than people? Westminster John Knox Press, 2010 , 173. Some of you know that my own undergraduate major was in computer science.