He brought me to the banqueting house, and his banner over me was love. (Song of Solomon 2:4 KJV) Many christians read the Song of Solomon and are almost embarrassed to find some graphic details of the romance between Solomon and his beautiful Shunammite wife. It might seem romance and Holy Scriptures have nothing in
As the Father has loved me, so have I loved you. Abide in my love. (John 15:9 ESV) John chapter 15 is well known as the “abide in Me” chapter of the book of John. Jesus instructed us to abide in Him and allow Him to abide in us. It is a two-way abiding”: He
The LORD thy God in the midst of thee is mighty; He will save, he will rejoice over thee with joy; He will rest in his love, he will joy over thee with singing (Zephaniah 3:17 KJV) The prophet Zephaniah spoke the words of comfort above to the nation of Israel. He reminds them the
Keep yourselves in the love of God, waiting for the mercy of our Lord Jesus Christ that leads to eternal life (Jude 21 ESV) Jude exhorts us to keep ourselves in the love of God. The word “keep” means to guard or preserve carefully. It is a subtle metaphor. Imagine you have a million dollars
For I know the thoughts that I think toward you, saith the LORD, thoughts of peace, and not of evil, to give you an expected end (Jeremiah 29:11 KJV) How do you feel after reading what God is saying in the verse above about you? He says He knows the thoughts He has towards you.
And to know the love of Christ that surpasses knowledge, that you may be filled with all the fullness of God (Ephesians 3:19 ESV) The knowledge of the love of Christ is the stepping stone to be filled with the fullness of God. Paul prayed that we should come to know the love of Christ
And to know the love of Christ, which passeth knowledge, that ye might be filled with all the fulness of God (Ephesians 3:19 KJV) Establishing our hearts in the love of Christ is critical for a healthy Christian life. The love of God is not a subject reserved for Sunday school kids or new converts.