Acts 19: 1-7
Revelation 2: 1-7
The church will only keep its first love as long as the individuals seek God with their whole hearts.
1. Maintaining our first love is a matter of life or death.
2. Regaining our first love requires repentance.
3. Our love is proved through our works.
- Proofs from the Bible whether we love God.
a. The Holy Spirit. Romans 8:9 Galatians 5
b. Obedience. John 14:15 Matthew 7:21
c. Love for one another. John 13:35 I Corinthians 13:1-7 I John 3:14-17 I John 4:20,21 Matthew 5:43-48
4. A good beginning is not sufficient.
5. Being against something is not sufficient.