2 Sacred Fire is a Loving Church! Core Values:Sacred Fire is a Loving Church!
3 A Worshipping Church A Word Church A Loving Church
4 Acts 2:44 All the believers were together and had everything in common
5 45 They sold property and possessions to give to anyone who had need.
6 46 Every day they continued to meet together in the temple courts 46 Every day they continued to meet together in the temple courts. They broke bread in their homes and ate together with glad and sincere hearts,
7 47 praising God and enjoying the favor of all the people…”
8 "If it is possible, as far as it depends on you, live at peace with everyone" Romans 12:18
9 "Be completely humble & gentle; be patient, bearing with one another in love" Ephesians 4:2
10 "Make every effort to live in peace with all men & to be holy "Make every effort to live in peace with all men & to be holy..." Hebrews 12:14.
11 1 Corinthians 13:1 If I speak in the tongues of men or of angels, but do not have love, I am only a resounding gong or a clanging cymbal.
12 2 If I have the gift of prophecy and can fathom all mysteries and all knowledge, and if I have a faith that can move mountains, but do not have love, I am nothing.
13 3 If I give all I possess to the poor and give over my body to hardship that I may boast, but do not have love, I gain nothing.
14 4 Love is patient, love is kind 4 Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud.
15 5 It does not dishonor others, it is not self-seeking, it is not easily angered, it keeps no record of wrongs.
16 6 Love does not delight in evil but rejoices with the truth 6 Love does not delight in evil but rejoices with the truth. 7 It always protects, always trusts, always hopes, always perseveres. 8 Love never fails…
17 "If I speak in the tongues of men & of angels, but have not love, I am only a resounding gong or a clanging cymbal.” 1 Cor 13:1
18 "If I have the gift of prophecy & I can fathom all mysteries & all knowledge, ...but have not love, I am nothing.“ 1 Cor 13v2
19 "Knowledge puffs up, but love builds up.“ -1 Corinthians 8:1
20 Luke 10:33 But a Samaritan, as he traveled, came where the man was; and when he saw him, he took pity on him.
21 v34 He went to him and bandaged his wounds, … he put the man on his own donkey, brought him to an inn and took care of him.
22 35 The next day he took out two denarii and gave them to the innkeeper 35 The next day he took out two denarii and gave them to the innkeeper. ‘Look after him,’ he said, ‘and when I return, I will reimburse you for any extra expense you may have.’
23 Galatians 5:6 "The only thing that counts is faith expressing itself through love."
24 "If I give all I possess to the poor...but have not love, I gain nothing.“ -1 Cor 13:2
25 "If I...surrender my body to the flames, but have not love, I gain nothing.“ -1 Cor 13:3
26 John 13:34 "A new commandment I give you: Love one another John 13:34 "A new commandment I give you: Love one another. As I have loved you, so you must love one another."
27 John 13:35 By this everyone will know that you are my disciples, if you love one another.”
28 Psalm 133:1 How good and pleasant it is when God’s people live together in unity!
29 Psalm 133:3 …For there the Lord bestows his blessing, even life forevermore.
30 Phil 2:2 Therefore if you have any encouragement from being united with Christ, if any comfort from his love, if any common sharing in the Spirit, if any tenderness and compassion,
31 2 then make my joy complete by being like-minded, having the same love, being one in spirit and of one mind.
32 3 Do nothing out of selfish ambition or vain conceit 3 Do nothing out of selfish ambition or vain conceit. Rather, in humility value others above yourselves, 4 not looking to your own interests but each of you to the interests of the others.