In this 3 minute clip John Piper talks about what it means to love.
The transforming work of the Gospel brings about love in Christians.
“what usually goes by the name love in popular culture is not authentic love at all; it’s a deadly fraud.” – John Macarthur
“Owe no one anything, except to love each other, for the one who loves another has fulfilled the law.” – Romans 13:8
“For God so loved the world, that He gave His only Son, that whoever believes in Him should not perish but have eternal life.
“Love is unselfishly choosing for another’s highest good.” – C. S. Lewis
John Piper explains that when you truly love people you have to hate what hurts them.
Mark Driscoll explains love languages. Taken from the sermon The Peasant Princess: Sweet To My Taste.
“Joy is a net of love by which you can catch souls. ” – Mother Teresa
“Love is of God. God is love; and he who loves most is most like God.” – George Muller
“Set me as a seal upon your heart, as a seal upon your arm, for love is strong as death, jealousy is fierce as the grave. Its flashes are flashes of fire, the very flame of the Lord.
“A friend loves at all times, and a brother is born for adversity.” – Proverbs 17:17