Paul’s Love for His Savior
Loving Those Unseen
- 1 Peter 1:6-9 – They didn’t know Jesus, but they loved him.
Heaven is Being with Jesus
- Philippians 1: 21-26 – To live is Christ. Paul will do all he can to focus on Christ here or in death. Paul could not lose no matter what happened. Indescribable joy waits for believers.
- John 14:1-6 – Jesus prepares a place for believers to be with him.
- Acts 7:55-56 – Steven saw the glory of God and Jesus in heaven.
- 1 Thess. 4:17 – We will meet the Lord in the air.
If we love Jesus we can’t lose in life or in death.
Ways to Grow in Love for Christ
- Phil. 1:1- Surrender to Jesus
- Phil.1:27-30- Stand up for Jesus
- Phil. 2:5-8 -Be thankful for Jesus Christ
- Phil. 2:14-16 -Persevere for Jesus
- Phil. 3:7-8 – Put Christ First
- Phil. 4:4 -Rejoice in Jesus
- Phil. 4:8 -Think about Jesus
Jesus’ Question for Us
- John 21:15-17 – Do you love me?
—Robert Lee, 5-18-08, a.m.