Remembering the benefits of God’s love can be a key factor in being loved by him. Yet, to experience those benefits (to live, to feel the greatness of God’s love), takes more than just an intellectual exercise. Remembering the benefits of God’s love needs to go deep, they become central in our lives and govern our behavior. Also as a reminder, God loves you.
If someone asked you, why should we give money to the church, what would you say? John helps us look at a bunch of “Reasons to Give” and what the Bible has to say about them.
Jesus says “do not worry” multiple times in Matthew 6. So why do we worry, especially when it comes to money? John encourages us to experience the freedom that comes with surrendering all our worries, including our money worries, to God.