1)A Real Possibility = Spectacular & sacrificial service without love.
2)A Sober Reality = Lack of love reveals my spiritual poverty.
3)An Absolute Necessity = Knowing & abiding in the love of Christ.
Preparing your heart for the sermon:
-What are the essential elements of a church?
-How does Chapter 13 relate to Chapters 12 and 14?
-What examples have we seen so far of the Corinthians being unloving
toward each other?
-Other passages to consider: Matt 22:34-40; John 13:31-35; 15:1-17; Rom
5:1-8; 8:31-39; 1 Cor 13; Gal 2:20; Eph 3:14-21; 4:11-17; 4:30-5:2; Col
3:12-14; 2 Thess 1:3; 1 Tim 1:5; 1 Jn 4:7-21
-Can service be given without love?
-Which is more important: giftedness or love? Why?
-What are signs of a lack of love in a church?
-Where does love come from? How can I grow in love?
Jathan Newton was born and raised in Indianapolis. God saved Jathan at a young age through the preaching of the gospel and instruction of his parents. He received a B.S. in Civil Engineering at Purdue University where he met and married Melissa. During Jathan‚Äôs college years,...