He First Loved Us

42 min


God IS love. And to not love would simply mean that God would have to cease being. This means that we can let go of our fears that God will stop loving us, or that he will love us more based on our own merit or good behavior. On the flip side, if God is love, it also means that when God is in us, we must also love.

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1 John is a multi-part series from VOUS Church.

1 John | Part 5

God's commands are not burdens, but rather blessings set up to propel us into our destinies.

1 John | Part 3

When you love into action, you will experience immense growth in so many facets of your life.

1 John | Part 2

How often have we thought about our love as something that can be wasted on the wrong things?

1 John | Part 1

When we walk in truth and step into the light, God's grace will always meet us where we are at.


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Learn more about how to love God and others well by picking from the sermons below.

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24Ever | Part 2

Worship transforms our thoughts and is our love expressed to God as a response to His grace.

Trapped in Offense

Love Lies | Part 4

When we don't handle moments of offense correctly, it can lead to resentment and bitterness.

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Friend of Sinners | Part 5

Learn what it means to be a good neighbor, no matter how different that person may be from you.

Love On The Weekend | Part 2

Until we learn what God's definition of love truly looks like, we’ll never be able to stay in love.


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Loved this message? Continue watching more from Rich Wilkerson Jr. & VOUS Church.

Jesus | Part 7

Though we may be in a season of waiting on God’s promises, it doesn’t have to be a wasted season.

The Book of Jonah | Part 4

Learn why the plans we make for ourselves sometimes fall through on the way to a bigger purpose.

The Grateful Road

When we're mindful of God's love and what He has done for us, it encourages to keep walking.

The Miracle in Motion | Part 4

Learn how our generosity can build a meaningful legacy that transfers from generation to generation.

The Book of Jonah | Part 2

Praying with precision, passion and purpose, desperation is lifted and destiny comes into view.

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Acts of the Apostles | Part 6

In order to create change, we need to immerse ourselves in the culture rather than judging from afar.


About this Pastor & Church

Pastors Rich and DawnCheré Wilkerson lead VOUS Church in Miami, Florida. They have a heart to reach our city and beyond with the life transforming message of Jesus. They believe in the next generation and value the wisdom and guidance of those that have gone before us.

Located In: Miami, Florida

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