What is the law? In the Bible it was in the first 5 books; Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers, Deuteronomy.
What is the first and greatest commandments?
Love the Lord with all of your heart and all of your mind. You need to have a relationship with God to be able to Love Him whole heartedly. Walk in love. The one evidence of loving God is reading His love letter that is the Bible. Loving with all of your heart and all of your soul.
The first is the spirit, the soul, we have the spirit of God to guide us and teach us. Our soul has only two destination either heaven or hell. To be absent in the body is to be present with the Lord. The Bible is teaching us to Love God with all of our soul.
How to love God with all of your mind?
1) Use your brain for God's glory. Not for your own glory. Example is studying the Bible.
2) Don't boast on what you have learned in the world like you're a doctor or lawyer
3) ask God for the mind of Christ.
Sickness is not the reason for us not to worship God.
Philippians 4:6-8 6 Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. 7 And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.
8 Finally, brothers and sisters, whatever is true, whatever is noble, whatever is right, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is admirable—if anything is excellent or praiseworthy—think about such things.
Having the mind of Christ, He wants to be the only one in our life. Allow God to set your priority.
Persevere and Endurance. Abide in me and I will abide in you so you will bare much fruit. The word abide - God doesn't want us to do more for Him but He wants us to be more with Him.
God's love is unconditional.
Romans 12:2 Do not conform to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind. Then you will be able to test and approve what God’s will is—his good, pleasing and perfect will.
For whatever you think you become one.
Our mind should be change moving forward be focus with God.
How much do you Love yourself?
You can never do it on your own. You can not never love someone as yourself if you don't Love God.
Love your neighbor as yourself I am the Lord.
Forgive the persons who did you wrong so God will also forgive you.
How to extend the Love of God?
B-bare each other accepting each other.
E-encourage one another.
S-share your blessing can't be just money or food it could also be gift of talents.
T-time best way to express love is giving time.
How can we show love for one another?
Accept the person that he/she like that.
Share to the people who are in need.
Live in harmony with one another.
How to live in harmony?
Be willing to associate to people with low position whether they are poor or sinners. But don't compromise.
Man is a wolf to man who does not know. They love each other without knowing each other.
John 13:34-35 34 “A new command I give you: Love one another. As I have loved you, so you must love one another. 35 By this everyone will know that you are my disciples, if you love one another.”
John 15:17 This is my command: Love each other.
1 John 2:11 But anyone who hates a brother or sister is in the darkness and walks around in the darkness. They do not know where they are going, because the darkness has blinded them.
1 John 4:7-8 Dear friends, let us love one another, for love comes from God. Everyone who loves has been born of God and knows God. 8 Whoever does not love does not know God, because God is love.
1 John 4:19-21
19 We love because he first loved us. 20 Whoever claims to love God yet hates a brother or sister is a liar. For whoever does not love their brother and sister, whom they have seen, cannot love God, whom they have not seen. 21 And he has given us this command: Anyone who loves God must also love their brother and sister.
You are a hyprocrite if you hate someone.
Love is not what you do but what you are.
Love is the fulfillment of the Law.