Saying “I love you” needs to be demonstrated.
Who’s the first person, other than someone in your immediate family, that you remember saying “I love you” to? How did that go?
Who in your life is hard to love?
What about you makes it hard to love them? In other words, why isn’t your natural response to them one of love?
What does the Bible say?
1 Corinithians 13:1-7
Agape love means seeking the highest good of another. Who in your life has shown you love in this way? What effect has it had on you?
Apply the message
Think about the person from the discuss question above who is hard for you to love. What would it look like for you to show them agape love this week?