Love One Another

Isaiah Roebuck

“A new command I give you: Love one another. As I have loved you, so you must love one another. By this everyone will know that you are my disciples, if you love one another.” John 13:34-45

Love one another.

“By your love everyone will know that you are my disciples.” Loving people is how the world knows we are followers of Christ. Loving one another is a command of the Lord and through obeying this, we allow the world to see not only our love but the love of God.

“Whoever does not love does not know God, because God is love.” 1 John 4:8

What a powerful verse. Whoever does not love does not know God. So what this verse is telling me is I can pray until I can’t speak, read His word until I can’t see and seek Him with every fiber of my being…

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Proclaiming the gospel requires getting out of the boat

WITNESS WELL

We are familiar with the story of Jesus walking on water during a dark, stormy night and granting Peter’s bold request to join him.

Bible teachers point to Peter’s lack of focusing on Christ as the cause of him sinking underneath the waves.

Even though this lesson is true, believers may miss another important lesson from this story.

At least Peter got out of the boat!

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