Walking in Love Scripture Confessions

The love of God poured into my heart: Hope doesn’t disappoint me, because God’s love has been poured out into my heart through the Holy Spirit who was given to me. Romans 5:5

A Spirit of Love: God did not give me a spirit of fear, but of power, love, and self-control. 2 Timothy 1:7

Rooted and grounded in love: As a result of Christ dwelling in my heart through faith; I am being rooted and grounded in love, and strengthened to comprehend with all the saints what is the breadth and length and height and depth, and to know Christ’s love which surpasses knowledge, that I may be filled with all the fullness of God. Ephesians 3:17-19

Walk in love: I am an imitator of God, as one of his beloved children. I walk in love, even as Christ also loved me, and gave himself up for me, an offering and a sacrifice to God for a sweet-smelling fragrance. Ephesians 5:1, 2

What I am without love: If I speak with the languages of men and of angels, but don’t have love, I have become sounding brass, or a clanging cymbal. If I have the gift of prophecy, and know all mysteries and all knowledge; and if I have all faith, so as to remove mountains, but don’t have love, I am nothing. If I dole out all my goods to feed the poor, and if I give my body to be burned, but don’t have love, it profits me nothing. 1 Corinthians 13:1-3

Love is: God’s love in me is patient, slow to anger or to punish and it is generous in providing aid to others; God’s love doesn’t envy. God’s love in me doesn’t brag. It is not proud or arrogant, it doesn’t behave inappropriately, it doesn’t seek its own way, is not provoked or irritated, It take no account of evil done to it. God’s love in me doesn’t rejoice in unrighteousness or injustice, but rejoices with the truth; bears up under all things, believes all things, hopes all things, and endures all things. The love of God in me never fails. 1 Corinthians 13:4-8

Perfecting God’s love: Because I keep Christ’s word, God’s love has been perfected in me. This is how I know that I am in him: that if I say I abide in him then I will walk just like Jesus walked. 1 John 2:5, 6

Abide in the light: Because I love my fellow Christians I abide in God’s light, and there is no occasion for stumbling in me. 1 John 2:10

From death to life: I know that I have passed out of death into life, because I love my fellow Christians. 1 John 3:14

God is love: I know and have believed the love which God has for me. God is love, and when I remain in his love I remain in God, and God remains in me. In this manner love is made perfect in me, that I may have boldness in the day of judgment, because as he is, even so I am in this world. There is no fear in love; but perfected love cast out my fear, because fear carries the expectation of punishment. I overcome all fear by maintaining God’s perfect standard of love in my life. 1 John 4:16-18

Laying down my life for others: By this I know love, because Christ laid down his life for me. Therefore I will to lay down my life for my brothers and sisters. If I see one of them in need, I will not close my heart of compassion against them for I do not love in word only but in action and truth. 1 John 3:16-18

Bearing others’ burdens: I willing bear the burdens others, and so that I may fulfill the law of Christ. Galatians 6:2

Christ commandment: Christ has given me a new commandment, that I should love others, just like Jesus has loved me; so I should also love others. By this everyone will know that I am one of his disciples, because I demonstrate Christ love for others. John 13:34, 35

The whole law and the prophets: I love the Lord my God with all my heart, and with all my soul, and with all my mind and I love my neighbor as myself. The whole law and the prophets are summed up with these two commands. Matthew 22:37, 39, 40

For husbands: As a husbands, I love my wife, even as Christ loved the church, and gave himself up for it; Ephesians 5:25

Covering offenses: By covering over an offense I promote love; I do not repeat a matter because that would separate best friends. Proverbs 17:9

Owe nothing but love: I never owe anyone anything, except to love them; for he who loves his neighbor has fulfilled the law. Romans 13:8

Scriptures adapted from the WEB Bible.

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