Love One Another

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  John 13:34

A new commandment I give to you, that you love one another; as I have loved you, that you also love one another.  (NKJV)
I give you a new commandment — to love one another. Just as I have loved you, you also are to love one another. (NET)
A new commandment I give to you, that you love one another, even as I have loved you, that you also love one another.  (NASB)

Reflect

Think about the scriptural text you just read and take from it what the Lord wants to give you. Repeat the text to yourself. Memorize it. Allow it to sink into you.

Respond

Respond to the Lord by thanking Him for His unfailing love toward you…by, through and in Christ Jesus.

Rest

Finally, simply rest in the Word of God and in His presence. Abide in the Lord and allow Him to abide in you by and through His Word.

A Love That Does Not Weigh Us Down

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  1 John 5:3

For this is the love of God, that we keep His commandments. And His commandments are not burdensome. (NKJV)
For this is the love of God: that we keep his commandments. And his commandments do not weigh us down. . . (NET)
For this is the love of God, that we keep His commandments; and His commandments are not burdensome. (NASB)

Reflect

Think about the scriptural text you just read and take from it what the Lord wants to give you. Repeat the text to yourself. Memorize it. Allow it to sink into you.

Respond

Respond to the Lord by thanking Him for His unfailing love toward you…by, through and in Christ Jesus.

Rest

Finally, simply rest in the Word of God and in His presence. Abide in the Lord and allow Him to abide in you by and through His Word.

Love Your Neighbor As You Love Yourself

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  Galatians 5:14

For all the law is fulfilled in one word, even in this: “Yu shall love your neighbor as yourself.” (NKJV)
For the whole law can be summed up in a single commandment, namely, “You must love your neighbor as yourself.” (NET)
For the whole Law is fulfilled in one word, in the statement, “You Shall Love Your Neighbor as Yourself.” (NASB)

Reflect

Think about the scriptural text you just read and take from it what the Lord wants to give you. Repeat the text to yourself. Memorize it. Allow it to sink into you.

Respond

Respond to the Lord by thanking Him for His unfailing love toward you…by, through and in Christ Jesus.

Rest

Finally, simply rest in the Word of God and in His presence. Abide in the Lord and allow Him to abide in you by and through His Word.

For God So Loved The World

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  John 3:16

For God so loved the world that He gave His only begotten Son, that whoever believes in Him should not perish but have everlasting life. (NKJV)
For this is the way God loved the world: He gave his one and only Son, so that everyone who believes in him will not perish but have eternal life. (NET)
For God so loved the world, that He gave His only begotten Son, that whoever believes in Him shall not perish, but have eternal life.  (NASB)

Reflect

Think about the scriptural text you just read and take from it what the Lord wants to give you. Repeat the text to yourself. Memorize it. Allow it to sink into you.

Respond

Respond to the Lord by thanking Him for His unfailing love toward you…by, through and in Christ Jesus.

Rest

Finally, simply rest in the Word of God and in His presence. Abide in the Lord and allow Him to abide in you by and through His Word.

By This We Know We Love God’s Children

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  1 John 5:2

By this we know that we love the children of God, when we love God and keep His commandments. (NKJV)
By this we know that we love the children of God: whenever we love God and obey his commandments. (NET)
By this we know that we love the children of God, when we love God and observe His commandments. (NASB)

Reflect

Think about the scriptural text you just read and take from it what the Lord wants to give you. Repeat the text to yourself. Memorize it. Allow it to sink into you.

Respond

Respond to the Lord by thanking Him for His unfailing love toward you…by, through and in Christ Jesus.

Rest

Finally, simply rest in the Word of God and in His presence. Abide in the Lord and allow Him to abide in you by and through His Word.

Love Is. . .

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  1 Corinthians 13:4-8(a)

Love is patient, love is kind and is not jealous;
love does not brag and is not arrogant,
does not act unbecomingly; it does not seek its own, is not provoked,
does not take into account a wrong suffered,
does not rejoice in unrighteousness, but rejoices with the truth;
bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things, endures all things.
Love never fails. . .  (NASB)

Reflect

Think about the scriptural text you just read and take from it what the Lord wants to give you. Repeat the text to yourself. Memorize it. Allow it to sink into you.

Respond

Respond to the Lord by thanking Him for His unfailing love toward you…by, through and in Christ Jesus.

Rest

Finally, simply rest in the Word of God and in His presence. Abide in the Lord and allow Him to abide in you by and through His Word.

Love Your Brother and Sister

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  1 John 4:21

And this commandment we have from Him; that he who loves God must love his brother also.  (NKJV)
And the commandment we have from him is this: that the one who loves God should love his fellow Christian too.  (NET)
And this commandment we have from Him, that the one who loves God should love his brother also.(NASB)

Reflect

Think about the scriptural text you just read and take from it what the Lord wants to give you. Repeat the text to yourself. Memorize it. Allow it to sink into you.

Respond

Respond to the Lord by thanking Him for His unfailing love toward you…by, through and in Christ Jesus.

Rest

Finally, simply rest in the Word of God and in His presence. Abide in the Lord and allow Him to abide in you by and through His Word.