You Need Them

You Need Them5.16.16
 
Our faith is not just a singular relationship with God. It necessarily includes others. The Greatest Commandments are to love God AND love others (Mark 12:30-31). Jesus said that our love for Him is shown in our love for others (John 13:35). The symbol of the cross shows the two directions. The vertical beam represents our love-relationship with God. The horizontal beam reminds us that our love of God necessarily results in sharing that love with other people. Our Christian faith is defined by these two relationships.

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You Need Them

You Need Them5.16.16
 
Our faith is not just a singular relationship with God. It necessarily includes others. The Greatest Commandments are to love God AND love others (Mark 12:30-31). Jesus said that our love for Him is shown in our love for others (John 13:35). The symbol of the cross shows the two directions. The vertical beam represents our love-relationship with God. The horizontal beam reminds us that our love of God necessarily results in sharing that love with other people. Our Christian faith is defined by these two relationships.

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