The Law is Love
Passage: Matthew 22:34-40, Galatians 5:6, 1 John 4:16-20, John 15:9-13
Intro: What the goal of the Christian life?
I. THE LAW SUMMARIZED
What is significant about the commandments Jesus quotes when the Pharisees ask him which is most important?
II. THE ONLY THING THAT COUNTS AND WHY
It’s not ignoring the law or relying on the law, Paul says. Faith and love are core realities of the Christian life.
III. THE AGONY AND ECSTASY OF OBEDIENCE
Why is a life of love both terrifying and incredibly joyous?