Message Date: 29-Sep-07
Pastor: Fidel Gomez
Message Title: Jesus is God's Definition of Love

Scriptures: 1 John 4:7-9, John 13:34, John 3:16

Recommended Launch Question(s): Pastor Fidel gave several definitions of love. What is your definition of what love is? How would you have described it before you had a relationship with Jesus?

Recommended Guiding Question(s): Have you ever tried to explain some complex concept to someone who had no idea what you were talking about? How did it go?

Have you ever contemplated how much love God has for you? How has your understanding of God changed after doing this?

How has your expression of love been lately? Has it been more self-centered, or others centered?

How or where were you searching for love when God first demonstrated his love for you? What happened in your life after you accepted His love for you?

What is it that stands in the way of you being more forgiving to others in your life? What changes do you need to make to remove these barriers?

What are some of things that changed in your life after you realized you had everlasting life? Did anyone around you notice these changes?

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Recommended Application Question(s): How do you need to change your love for others to make it more like God's love for you? How can you do this practically?

What conditions on your love for others need to be removed?