Our Greatest Need #7

greatest need

Nebo Mt, Plain of Moab viewed from Pisgah (Deuteronomy 34:1

Rooted And Grounded In Love (2)

Our Greatest Need #7

Bro. Bob

… Thank you Jesus, God is faithful – faithful saviour.  In seeking the Lord – the Lord continuing to put on my heart what we’ve been looking at in Ephesians chapter 3 and verse 17, I want t continue with where we were last time.  Continuing we’ll just read that to remind ourselves …

17 that Christ may dwell in your hearts through faith; that you, being rooted and grounded in love,

…and that’s what I want to look at again – the second part – again Our Greatest Need, we’re continuing to look at the fact that our greatest need is God’s love in our life.  That’s obvious to most of us isn’t it – to a sincere believer – ‘Being Rooted and Grounded in Love’.  You mentioned John 15, I want to take it up from there please..

¶As the Father hath loved me, so have I loved you: continue ye in my love.10  If ye keep my commandments, ye shall abide in my love; even as I have kept my Father’s commandments, and abide in his love…

… There’s some great promise here friends, some great great glorious promises – ultimate…

11  These things have I spoken unto you, that my joy might remain in you, and that your joy might be full.12  This is my commandment, That ye love one another, as I have loved you.13  Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends.14  Ye are my friends, if ye do whatsoever I command you.15  Henceforth I call you not servants; for the servant knoweth not what his lord doeth: but I have called you friends; for all things that I have heard of my Father I have made known unto you.16  Ye have not chosen me, but I have chosen you, and ordained you, that ye should go and bring forth fruit, and that your fruit should remain: that whatsoever ye shall ask of the Father in my name, he may give it you.17  These things I command you, that ye love one another.

..Glory to God, ultimate expressions there of our faith, of our redemption …. …. ….