Verse of the Year 2016 – Authentic Church (1 John 3:18 - Verse of the Year 2016)

Graham Nicholls

Verse of the Year 2016 – Authentic Church

Dear children, let us not love with words or tongue but with actions and in truth. (1 John 3:18)

John would say the sign of real Christianity would be authentic truth (about the person and work of Jesus and an authentic life (living at Jesus did especially characterised by love. This verse calls us to authentic love – not empty words – saying we love but not expressing it in action to love in truth (meaning sincerely from the heart but also flowing from gospel truth and defined by Christ’s sacrificial love; and to love in action.

To listen to Graham Nicholls preaching at Christ Church on Sunday morning 3rd January 2016 use the player above.

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