(Jeremiah 31:3 NLT) . . . I have loved you, my people, with an everlasting love. With unfailing love I have drawn you to myself.
(Hebrews 13:5 NIV) . . . “Never will I leave you; never will I forsake you.”
(Ephesians 5:32 NLT) . . . it is an illustration of the way Christ and the church are one.
√ Commitment means STICKING TO what you said you would do long after the MOOD YOU SAID IT IN has passed.
(Philippians 4:13 NKJV) I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me.
- I commit to PRIORITIZE you.
(1 John 3:16 NLT) We know what real love is because Jesus gave up his life for us. So we also ought to give up our lives for our brothers and sisters.
- I commit to PURSUE you.
(Revelation 3:20 NLT) “Look! I stand at the door and knock. If you hear my voice and open the door, I will come in, and we will share a meal together as friends.
- I commit to POSSESS you.
(1 Peter 2:9 NLT) . . .for you are a chosen people. You are royal priests, a holy nation, God’s very own possession….
- I commit to PROTECT you.
(Psalm 91:3 NLT) For he will rescue you from every trap and protect you from deadly disease.
(Psalm 91:11 NLT) For he will order his angels to protect you wherever you go.
(Psalm 91:14 NLT) The LORD says, “I will rescue those who love me. I will protect those who trust in my name.
- I commit to PURIFY you.
(Ephesians 5:25-27 NLT) For husbands, this means love your wives, just as Christ loved the church. He gave up his life for her to make her holy and clean, washed by the cleansing of God’s word. He did this to present her to himself as a glorious church without a spot or wrinkle or any other blemish. Instead, she will be holy and without fault.
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