The Bible has so many awesome passages and quotes on the topic of love. God’s love for us is one of the first things that we should understand about what the Bible says on love.
There are so many more great quotes and lessons to be learned from the Bible on the topic of love. Here are five powerful things the Bible says on love.
#1 God Loves Us
John 3:16 “For God so loved the world, that he gave his only Son, that whoever believes in him should not perish but have eternal life.
Are you looking for proof that God loves you? Look no farther than the above verses. God showed His love to the world by sending His one and only son to die for Him. Do you know Jesus? Read through the verse above and realize what a sacrifice God made and how much he loves you.
#2 Love One Another as God Loves Us
Romans 13:8 Owe no one anything, except to love each other, for the one who loves another has fulfilled the law.
God wants us to use Him as an example in showing love for other people. Are you showing love to your neighbors, family, and friends? I encourage you to read through the above Bible verse again and pray to God for help in loving others the way he requires.
#3 Love Requires Action
1 John 3:18 Little children, let us not love in word or talk but in deed and in truth.
Do you think you are showing love for another? How do you know? The truth is that love requires us to act. Love required God to act and send Jesus to save the world and love requires you to act in a loving way to others. Your words are not enough. Put your love into action today.
#4 Love Requires Forgiveness
Proverbs 10:12 Hatred stirs up strife, but love covers all offenses.
This above Bible verses about love shows that we are to forgive one another. We were forgiven for our sins and we are to be just as forgiving to others in this world. Do not hate others but cover them with forgiveness by acting in love.
#5 Work on Loving Your Friends
Proverbs 17:17 A friend loves at all times, and a brother is born for adversity.
Do not take your friends for granted or take advantage of them. Remember love requires action and it requires action in your friendships. Love your friends at all times and treat them with respect and humility.
These are just five of the wonderful things said in the Bible about love.