The Three Loves, Part 1
                                      Deut. 6:1-5


I.  This is THE commandment; there is no greater.______________________________ vs. 1

    A.  Our entire outlook on life begins here. _______________________________ Prov. 1:7

    B.
  The sum of all laws and prophecy.  ______________________________ Matt. 22:37-40

II.  The Lord our God is One!

    A.  The Shema

    B.  The foundation of our love is knowing God as He is.

III.  God desires and demands all of us.

    A.  He first loved us.  __________________________________ Rom. 5:8, I John 4:16-19

    B.  Our love is a response of God-given recognition and desire for obedience.

Is my life centered around myself or my love for the Lord?

 

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Am I pursuing knowing God in a deeper way each day?

 

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What am I holding back in life?

 

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