What do you think about when you hear the word Love? Do you think of romantic Love, or do you think about the Love of God, and your Love for others? God gave us Heaven’s best in Jesus because of how much Love He has for His creation. He sent His Son to die on the cross, so that we might live, and this was out of the Love He has for us. Love is the only thing that can change the unchangeable. Love strengthens. Love gives hope to the hopeless. Love renews. Love refreshes. Love is the most powerful force in the universe, because God is Love. It does not say He has Love; it says He is Love. 1 John 4:8 says, Whoever does not Love does not know God, because God is Love. The Bible is God’s Love story to humanity; it shows how in the Garden of Eden we broke our fellowship with Him; and the rest of the Bible is God trying to bring us back into relationship with Himself. He did this by offering His own Son out of Love as the perfect sacrifice, so we can be in relationship with our Father again. Romans 8:35-39, says, “Who shall separate us from the Love of Christ? Shall tribulation, or distress, or persecution, or famine, or nakedness, or peril, or sword? As it is written: “For Your sake we are killed all day long; we are accounted as sheep for the slaughter.” Yet in all these things we are more than conquerors through Him who Loved us. For I am persuaded that neither death nor life, nor angels, nor principalities, nor powers, nor things present, nor things to come, nor height, nor depth, nor any other created thing, shall be able to separate us from the Love of God which is in Christ Jesus our Lord. Look at Jesus’ arms outstretched on the cross saying, “I Love you this much, that I would rather die than live without you.” Jesus is God in human form and God is Omniscient, meaning He sees and knows everything, so that would also mean Jesus knows everything too. While He was being beaten, ridiculed, and whipped to where bone and flesh were being ripped...
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