Love Your Neighbor!”

John 3:16

?: Who here loves their family? Friends? Enemies?

Let’s watch a video on God’s love; read John 3:16

– Video portrays God’s love for us; Jesus died for us.

1.What two choices did the father have?
2.Which choice did he choose?
3. How was the son like Jesus?

1. To save his one and only child or the people on the train.

2. To save the people on the train.

3. He died for others.

Mark 12:28-31

1. What are the two greatest commandments?
2. What does it mean to “love your neighbor as yourself”?
3. Is it hard to love people you don’t like? Why?

1. Love God and love your neighbor as yourself.

2. To love others as I would myself; to treat others like I would to my friends and family.

3. It is hard because we don’t want to be around them.

?:  Would you be willing to sacrifice for your enemies?

– God loves us so much that He sent Jesus to die for us, when we don’t deserve it the most.

List some ways to “love your neighbor!”

– Do something nice for someone (parent, brother, sister, friend, stranger)

– Help someone out!

___  Make a new friend!

___  Say something encouraging to someone!

___  Help clean up after sunday school!

– You can help cleaning up by: put pencils in box, return Bibles to bookshelf, push in your chair, pick up trash.

Thank God for loving me!