What is God’s Love Truly Like? | “The Universe” Has a Name Part 4

What is God’s Love Truly Like? | “The Universe” Has a Name Part 4

Argument of Creation, Fine Tuning 

Moral Argument 

Religion Argument 

Argument of Consciousness

Argument of Prophecy and Resurrection 

Revelation 2:4 But I have this against you, that you have left your first love

God is a person: Mind, Will, Emotions 

Matthew 26:41 The spirit is willing, but the flesh is weak 

How do I know if I have trusted God in a situation? You should feel lighter

1 Corinthians 13:6 does not rejoice in unrighteousness, but rejoices with the truth

Exodus 34:6 Then the Lord passed by in front of him and proclaimed, “The Lord, the Lord God, compassionate and gracious, slow to anger, and abounding in lovingkindness and truth

Lovingkindness (love, mercy, grace) Hesed 

Generous + Enduring + Committed 

John 15:13 Greater love has no one than this: to lay down their life 

Lovingkindness: God’s commitment to his people 

Ruth

Ruth 1:16-17 where you go, I will go, and where you lodge, I will lodge. Your people shall be my people, and your God, my God. Where you die, I will die, and there I will be buried. Thus may the Lord do to me, and worse, if anything but death parts you and me.

Jacob 

Genesis 32:10 I am unworthy of all the lovingkindness and of all the faithfulness which You have shown to Your servant

Hosea 

Psalm 23:6 Surely goodness and lovingkindness will follow me all the days of my life, And I will dwell in the house of the Lord forever.

God has a loyal love toward his people 

1 John 4:20 Whoever claims to love God yet hates a brother or sister is a liar. For whoever does not love their brother and sister, whom they have seen, cannot love God, whom they have not seen.

Galatians 6:10 Therefore, as we have opportunity, let us do good to all people, especially to those who belong to the family of believers.

God has a loyal love toward his people 

Hebrews 6:10 God is not unjust; he will not forget your work and the love you have shown him as you have helped his people and continue to help them.

God has a loyal love toward his people