- God is Spirit. The very essence of man is the very essence of God (Genesis 1:26).
- God is Light. The very radiance of God is to be the radiance of man (Philippians 3:15).
- God is Love. The greatest action of God is the salvation of man (John 3:16).
Just a few thoughts about God love and its benefit to man:
- God’s Love teaches us why to love not only God, but also our neighbor.
- God’s Loves gives understanding of how to love in this world and what love does.
- God’s Love is benevolent toward those less fortunate (1 John 3:16-17).
- God’s Love brings us along in our understanding and embracement of God (1 John 4:17).
- God’s Love gives us confidence (1 John 4:17).
- God’s Love removes from the heart feelings that are not beneficial to man (1 John 4:20-21).
- God’s Love expresses itself in our obedience to His commands (1 John 5:3).