LOVE: B.C. OR A.D.? (6 OF 10)

by Chris Brown

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Love: B.C. or A.D.? (6 of 10)
Series: Mind Games
Chris Brown
1 John 4:19

Without Christ:

- Love is an emotion

- Love is an option

- Love is fair

- Marriage is 50/50

- Love is all about me

With Christ:

- Love is a choice

- Love is a command

- Love is unfair

- Marriage is 100%

- Love is all about them

Why should we love unfairly?

- It's the first step of obedience.

- It allows us to experience God's power.

- It allows us to be in God's plan.

Taking It Home:

- If love is an action, do something.

- If love is an action, don't worry about how you feel.

Growth Group Homework

Looking back at your notes from this week's teaching, was there anything that particularly caught your attention, challenged or confused you?

1. What key principles about love, good or bad, were shown to you by your family or close friends growing up that helped shape how you love others today?

2. The book, The Five Love Languages, illustrates how people communicate and feel love in different ways. Which one or two "love languages" below make you feel most loved?

- Physical Touch
- Acts of Service
- Words of Affirmation
- Quality Time
- Gifts

Which love language is ...

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