Presentation on theme: "Gods Power to REALLY LOVE PEOPLE! Chs.12-16. If we are being real, we know we need Gods power to change us! Rom.1-3."— Presentation transcript:
Gods Power to REALLY LOVE PEOPLE! Chs.12-16
If we are being real, we know we need Gods power to change us! Rom.1-3
Gods Power to Transform Faith of Abraham & David – ch.4 Grace that makes us new! – ch.5 Baptism: Dead to Sin & Alive to God – ch.6,7 Spirit led life – ch.8
Things About Salvation Chs.9-11
Gods Power Our Response …at the present time there is a remnant chosen by GRACE…it cannot be based on works 11:5 Consider therefore the kindness and sternness of God: 11:22
So what will Gods power change us to do?
To REALLY love people… 12:1 We need to offer ourselves to God as a living sacrifice...
To REALLY love people… Offer ourselves to God as a living sacrifice. 12:2a Be transformed by renewing our mind.
To REALLY love people… 12:2b…is to know Gods good and perfect will.
But what does really loving people look like?
Real is…(12:9-21) Where the Gospel gives us power to… – …be sincere. – …hate what is evil; cling to what is good. – …be totally devoted. – …honor others above self. – …be joyful in hope, patient in affliction, faithful in prayer. – …share with the Lords people who are in need. – …practice hospitality. – …bless those who persecute; bless and not curse. – …rejoice with those who rejoice; to mourn with those who mourn. – …live in harmony with others...and not be conceited. – …not repay anyone evil for evil. – …be careful to do what is right in the eyes of everyone. – …feed the enemy when hes hungry and give them drink when theyre thirsty. – …not get overcome by evil, but overcome evil with good.
Real LOVE… …is sincere. …hates what is evil; clings to what is good. …is devoted. …honors others above itself.
Real Love… …is joyful in hope, patient in affliction, faithful in prayer. …shares with the Lords people who are in need. …practices hospitality.
Real Love… …blesses those when persecuted; blesses and does not curse. …rejoices with those who rejoice; mourns with those who mourn. …lives in harmony with others... is not conceited.
Real Love… …does not repay anyone evil for evil. …is careful to do what is right in the eyes of everyone. …will even love enemies by giving them food and drink.
Real LOVE ovecomes evil with good! Rom.1-3
By Gods Power! Faith of Abraham & David – ch.4 Grace that makes us new! – ch.5 Baptism: Dead to Sin & Alive to God – ch.6,7 Spirit led life – ch.8