the Father hath loved me, so have I loved you: continue ye in my love. 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." These 2 verses are from
John 15:9-10 in the King James Version of the Bible.
is telling us to abide or continue in his love; but how? Well he gives us a
clue by telling us to obey his commandments. A cardinal command is to love: “And
thou shalt love the Lord thy God with all thy heart, and with all thy soul, and
with all thy mind, and with all thy strength: this is the first commandment. And
the second is like, namely this, Thou shalt love they neighbour as thyself. There
is none other commandment greater than these”.
believe we also need to meditate on the scriptures that tell us about God’s
great love for us - and there are many of them. Here is one I am sure we are
all familiar with, but it speaks volumes: “For God so loved the world, that he
gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish,
but have everlasting life” (John 3:16). Wow, could you ever doubt his love for
also need to learn to be quiet before God and just sense his love for us in our
hearts; and experience it. If we get a revelation of God's great love for us
then we will start to feel better about ourselves and then it will be easier to
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