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BRUCE MCGEE MINISTRIES
Gary Godard Chief Technical Officer
Some things growing in knowledge teaches you:
No matter how hard you try, you can't baptize cats.
Puppies still have bad breath even after eating a tic tac.
Never hold a dustbuster and a cat at the same time.
If you want someone to listen to you, just whisper.
Sometimes you have to take the test before you've
And to know the love of Christ, which passeth knowledge,
that ye might be filled with all the fulness of God.
LIGHT from the WORD.
The Scripture above is part of a prayer penned by Paul to
the church at Ephesus.
Paul's desire is that they "KNOW the love of Christ!"
That's because it "passeth knowledge."
And by knowing that love they will be "filled with all
the fulness of God."
SIX things you will learn, when you KNOW the love of Christ:
1) It is REDEEMING love!
When you were lost in trespasses and sin, His love CAME TO
you and CALLED you to repentance and salvation!
2) It is DOING love!
His love both comes TO us and goes THROUGH us!
3) The love of Christ is JUSTIFYING love!
He is the "Justifier!"
And all who come to Him receive justification before
4) The love of Christ is RESTRANING love!
When we were headed toward the "lake that burns with
fire and brimstone," Jesus kept us from sinning the
He brought us to a position of surrender, and KEEPS us
Jesus keeps back the axe of justice and poured out mercy!
5) The love of Christ is ASSURING love!
When we are concerned about our problems, He gives
us comfort, peace and rest!
When the burdens of the day are heavy, He assures us
of our "mansions" for tomorrow!
6) The love of Christ is a COMPELLING love!
His love gives us the desire, as born again believers,
to go into the "highways and hedges, and COMPEL"
others to come in! (See Luke 14:23)
There are many more examples of what the love of Christ
does TO us and IN us.
KNOW the "love of Christ" TODAY!
And, be persuaded to learn MORE tomorrow!