What it means to love God

Deep within every individual is a potential and powerful love of God. Some understand the significance of this love. They let it govern their actions. For others this natural feeling appears dormant, unrecognized. But sooner or later all of us find a love of God surfacing.

What is it that finally draws this feeling out? What fosters the natural urge to love God? Jeremiah glimpsed a fact that leads us toward an explanation: "The Lord hath appeared of old unto me, saying, Yea, I have loved thee with an everlasting love." Jer. 31:3; The Epistle of John completes the answer: "We love him, because he first loved us." I John 4:19;

BIBLE NOTES Pullout Section
November 26, 1979

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