Daily Bible Reading
2 Minute Daily Prep for Next Sunday, September 16
Uncomfortable Compassion: True compassion is often uncomfortable for us because it moves us to action for the sake of others.
Read 1 John 3:16-18 Love Evidenced by Actions
John calls for self-sacrifice. What kinds of things can we give of to meet the needs of others?
1 John 3:16-18 New American Standard Bible (NASB)
16 We know love by this, that He laid down His life for us; and we ought to lay down our lives for the brethren. 17 But whoever has the world’s goods, and sees his brother in need and closes his heart against him, how does the love of God abide in him? 18 Little children, let us not love with word or with tongue, but in deed and truth.