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Need-Love and Gift-Love

Need-Love and Gift-Love

This entry is part 11 of 54 in the series One Thing Have I Desired You can read more posts from the series by using the Contents in the right sidebar.

The Right Kind of Love Once we understand the degree of love we are to give God, we can understand better the kind of love we are to give Him. As we go through the Bible, we find two ways that love manifests when humans love their gods: dependence and delight. C.S. Lewis classified these… Continue Reading

Loving God Ultimately

Loving God Ultimately

This entry is part 9 of 54 in the series One Thing Have I Desired You can read more posts from the series by using the Contents in the right sidebar.

You want me to tell you why God is to be loved and how much. I answer, the reason for loving God is God Himself; and the measure of love due to Him is immeasurable love. – Bernard of Clairvaux To fulfill the Great Commandment, we must love God, not merely the idea of loving… Continue Reading