Romans 12:9-10 “Love must be sincere. Hate what is evil, cling to what is good. Be devoted to one another in brotherly love. Honor one another above yourselves.”
The foundation of a vibrant church must be Bible based, Christ centered and Grace driven. After these, there are several other pieces to the puzzle that must be present for a church to be alive and well. They all come from the “one another’s” in the New Testament.
What does a church family look like? ….
We are _________________ to love one another – Jn. 13:34
Love is the ________________________ of the law. Romans 13:10.
“This is the highest lawful order”
______________________________ is the highest form of love.
It is the same love that God has for _____________________.
This ______________ is an act of the ______________.
As believers, we are a _____________________ .
A representation of the church
Our love must be towards each other.
Honor means people because they are unto The Lord
Put other’s __________________ before our own.
If we all pitched in, in some way, we could really be the _______________ and ________________ of Jesus.
When we treat people with honor, we __________________ Christ.
We do not treat with contempt or disdain, we __________________.
–By this everyone will know that you are my disciples, if you love one another–