FOCUS TEXT: I John 4:7 21

CENTRAL TRUTH: Loving God and others is the supreme manifestation of the Christian life.

OBJECTIVE: By the end of this lesson my students should be able to explain how our love for others gives us confidence before God.

I. The Nature of Love (1 John 4:7 11)
II. The Union in Love (1 John 4:12 16)
III. The Perfection of Love (1 John 4:17, 18
IV. The Outflow of Love (1 John 4:19 21)