Pillars of Christian Character: Love

Last week some things in my life sort of felt like they were imploding, so I failed to post sermon number three here. It was a sermon about humility.  I did share it on Facebook, but couldn’t find time to write up a post here. Sorry about that.

On to sermon four: Love. And just in time for Valentine’s Day too!

This message by Dr. John MacArthur examines the essential Christian trait of love. This is one of many commands in scripture for us. For example, Ephesians 5:1 says, “Therefore be imitators of God as beloved children and walk in love.”

He contrasts the world’s butchered and distorted ideas of what love is to the love of Christ  — and therefore the kind of love we as Christians should exemplify:  Unselfish and sacrificial love, like the love our Savior demonstrated by sacrificing himself for our sins.

About Julia

Here's what you might like to know about me. My name is Julia and I'm a Christian. I love the Bible and, much less importantly, a good steak. My goal with this site is to share the truth of scripture with believer and non-believer alike, and to specifically encourage believers to study and know the Bible, and warn them of false teachings in and around the church. Romans 1:16-17 "For I am not ashamed of the gospel of Christ: it is the power of God unto salvation to every one that believeth, to the Jew first, and also to the Greek. For therein is the righteousness of God revealed from faith to faith; as it is written, the just shall live by faith."
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