Amazing Love

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Sermon by Mike Smith

Text of Amazing Love

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2. God is Amazing!

  • They sang the song of God's servant Moses and the song of the lamb: "Your deeds arespectacular and amazing , Lord God Almighty. Your ways are just and true, King of the nations.Rev. 15:3ISV
  • But God, who is rich in mercy, because of Hisgreat lovewith which He loved us
  • Eph. 2:4
  • Lets focus on the greatness of Gods love.

3. The Whoof Gods Love

  • God is love!1 Jn. 4:8, 16
  • God is the Who of His love.
    • God is everlasting, having no beginning or end.Ps. 90:2
    • Gods love is great because he is great.
    • For the LORDis great and greatly to be praisedPsalm 96:4
      • His greatness is shown in part by His creation.Ex. 20:11; Rom. 1:19-20

4. The Whatof Gods Love

  • The what of Gods love isthe world .Jn.3:16
  • God wantsallto be saved.1 Tim.1:9-ff; 2:4
  • All who obey Jesus can be saved.Heb. 5:9
    • Hear & learn the TruthJn. 6:45; Jn. 17:17
    • Believe Rom. 10:9-10
    • Repent Lk. 13:3,5; Acts 2:38
    • Confess Acts 8:37
    • Be Baptized into ChristRom. 6:3-6
    • Then, Be faithful unto deathRev. 2:10; Heb. 10:36

5. The Whereof Gods Love

  • The where of Gods love refers toeverywhere .Ps. 139:7; Heb. 4:13
  • Gods love extends to the uttermost parts of the earth.Ps. 139:9; Heb. 7:25
  • Christs love also went to Calvary where He atoned for the sins of the world.
  • Luke 23:33; Heb. 2:9
  • Christs blood can save everyone if they would just come to Him.1 John 2:2; 4:14

6. The Whenof Gods Love

  • Romans 5:6-11
  • The when of Gods love means, at all times.
  • Since God always has been and always will be, His love is an everlasting love.
  • Jeremiah 31:3
  • What about Gods punishing us?
    • He still loves us, its why He chastens us!Hebrews 12:6-7

7. The Whyof Gods Love

  • The why of Gods love is beyond our full comprehension.Rom. 11:33; Deut. 29:29
  • However, we do know that God desires fellowship with us.1 Jn. 1:3
  • In His great love, God sent His only begotten Son to die for our sins that He might bring us back into fellowship with Himself.1 Cor. 1:9; Acts 20:28

8. Gods Love is the Greatest! 1 Cor. 13:13; 1 Thes. 4:9

  • By love God saves us!Eph. 5:2
  • He shows us how to love:1 Jn. 3:16
    • Love God with your ALLMark 12:30-31
    • Love yourself and your neighbor.
  • He commands us to love in order to be in Him and like Him.1 Jn. 4:16-19
  • Let all that you do be done with love.
  • 1 Corinthians 16:14