1. God is Spirit. The very essence of man is the very essence of God (Genesis 1:26).
  2. God is Light. The very radiance of God is to be the radiance of man (Philippians 3:15).
  3. 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:

  1. God’s Love teaches us why to love not only God, but also our neighbor.
  2. God’s Loves gives understanding of how to love in this world and what love does.
  3. God’s Love is benevolent toward those less fortunate (1 John 3:16-17).
  4. God’s Love brings us along in our understanding and embracement of God (1 John 4:17).
  5. God’s Love gives us confidence (1 John 4:17).
  6. God’s Love removes from the heart feelings that are not beneficial to man (1 John 4:20-21).
  7. God’s Love expresses itself in our obedience to His commands (1 John 5:3).