Relationships

Love Handles

Author : Mike Burnidge
Keywords : God, Jesus, Love, Handles, Relationships
Date Published : Sun, 10 Sep 2017 12:00:00 GMT

        Love Handles
GETTING A GRIP ON YOUR RELATIONSHIPS: WEEK ONE
Five Things We Need To Know About Relationships:
1. God __________ Us To Be In Relationships.
Genesis 2:18 "The Lord God said, 'It is not good for the man to be alone. I will make a
helper suitable for him.'” (also 3:8-9; 2:18-20; 6:9b; 1 Corinthians 1:9; Ephesians 2:10;
Colossians 1:16; Hebrews 10:24-25)
2. Relationships Are Highly _____________.
Acts 15:37-40 "Barnabas wanted to take John (Mark), with them, but Paul did not…They
had such a sharp disagreement that they parted company…"
(also Ephesians 6:1-9; 1 Peter 2:17-18; 1 Timothy 5:1; John 15:15)
3. Relationships Can Be _________________ Or
________________.
Proverbs 18:24 "One who has unreliable friends soon comes to ruin, but there is a friend
who sticks closer than a brother." (also 27:15; 13:20; Ecclesiastes 4:9-12; 1 Corinthians
15:33; 2 Corinthians 6:14-15; Titus 3:1; 1 Kings 11:4)
4. Relationships Come About Through __________
Experiences.
Romans 12:15-16 "Rejoice with those who rejoice; mourn with those who mourn. Live
in harmony with one another." (also Acts 4:32-34a; 2 Corinthians 13:11; Galatians 6:2)
5. Relationships Can Be _________.
John 13:34-35 "A new command I give you: Love one another. As I have loved you, so
you must love one another. By this everyone will know that you are My disciples, if you
love one another.”