Mark 6

Mark 6

vs30-32 – REST
v7 – Jesus sent out the disciples 2X2
-great thing shappened
-great things should always be happening as every believer GOES and witnesses
-then rest when you are worn out…REST
v34 – Jesus was moved with Compassion – this refers to the love of God
-love is the only motive for helping people
-Lord, baptize us with your love
Love is agape love – A God love
a. this is love that can only be received and not achieved
-it is received at redemption
b. this is an unconditional love
-God loves everyone and anyone without laying down any conditions at all
c. love is a fruit of the Spirit – Galatians 5:22
-our love for others can grow and grow and grow
-we must spend some daily time with Jesus
             God’s Love Is Unchanging
-the character and essence and nature of God does not change
Malachi 3:6…Psalm 102:27…Hebrews 13:8
            God’s Love Never Stops and Is Personal
-God’s love is personal and He loves me
-God’s love does not disappear because of our behavior, actions and speech
-God always loves us – Romans 8:35-38
-God’s love does not stop the consequences of sin and wrong decisions…
            God’s Love Is Unreasonable
-God’s love is beyond human reason
-God’s love is hard to grasp because it is so supernatural
Knowing and understanding God’s love for us should provoke a response from us…
***Not only does God love us and everyone, but we need to love everyone
John 15:12 – it is a command to love everyone
John 13:34-35 – People will know us by the love of the Lord
(1) Love is Action – Romans 5:8 & 1 Corinthians 13:4
-God’s love is not just words.  It is doing something for someone.
-Example: 1 John 3:16-18