When We Love God

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Speaker: 
Pastor Steve Johnson
Date: 
Sunday, March 8, 2020
Scripture: 
I John 5:1-3

I. THE ESSENCE OF  ______________________ (5:1a)

A. 

B. 

II. THE EXPRESSION OF THE  _______________  ____________________ (5:1-2)

A. Love for _____________.

B. Love for the  ________________ of God.

C. ___________________________ to God's commands (2)

III. THE _________________  OF OBEDIENCE (5:3)

A. God's commands are rooted in His ____________ .

B. God's commands are not a  ____________ to us (3b).

1. Scriptural support (Rom. 12:2 / Matt. 11:29).

2. How does God make His commands _____________ for us?

a. He gives us _____________________  __________________.

b. He gives us _____________________ __________________.