The temptation to Church leaders at such moments is to forget this fact: For God so loved the world
that He gave His only Son, that whoever believes in Him should not perish but have eternal life.
What I don't follow is the religion about Jesus: "For God so loved the world
that he gave his only son, so that everyone who believes in him may not perish but may have eternal life" (John 3:16).
"For God so loved the world
that He gave His only Son ..." (John 3:16) "For you know the generous act of our Lord Jesus Christ, that though he was rich, yet for your sakes he became poor, so that by his poverty you might become rich." (2 Corinthians 8:9) When the Spirit was poured out upon the church at Pentecost, a new spirit of generosity took hold of the people who began to share their resources for the common good.
"FOR GOD SO loved the world
..." Lately John 3:16 won't leave me alone.
The readings were from John -'For God so loved the world
that he sent his one and only Son - from Genesis -Cain and Abel: 'Would you do that to your brother?" and Matthew - The Wise and Foolish Builders.
On one side, the coin asks, "Where will you spend eternity?" The other side contains the familiar biblical passage John 3:16, which reads, "For God so loved the world
, that He gave His only begotten Son, that whoever believes in Him shall not perish, but have eternal life."
The most popular verse for "world," for example, is John 3:16, "For God so loved the world
that he gave his only Son," also the most popular verse in the entire Bible.
"For God so loved the World
." In that single assertion from John's Gospel we hear that the keynote of Life and the source of Life's nourishment.
For God So Loved the World
: Missiological Reflections in Honor of Roger S.
This eternal drama of love is summarized in the following Bible verse: "For God so loved the world
that He gave His only begotten Son that whosoever believes in Him may not perish but have life everlasting." Yes, this is what the unbeliever misses: "the eternal dimension of love"!
Jesus said it best in John 3:16--"For God so loved the world
, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life."
For God so loved the world
that God gave us Jesus Christ whose presence in bread and wine brings healing.