Mary & Martha: Jesus Satisfies Your Heart with Assurance of His Love
You can count on this truth — God loves you.
Jesus’ love in action
What Jesus’ love for Martha did—
What Jesus’ love for Mary did—
Love isn’t soft.
Jesus loved Martha and her sister and Lazarus (John 11:3).
Jesus knew what was going on in their lives (John 11: 6, 11, 14)
Jesus could do something about it—heal from a distance. (John 4:50-53)
Jesus chose to do something different, even better than what anyone could imagine though it caused pain and suffering to those He loved and a lot of waiting, too. (John 11:14-15).
Assurance of His love in your life
What Romans 8:38-39 says about this—
Know and count on these truths:
#1. Jesus loves you.
#2. Jesus knows what is going on in your life.
#3. Jesus can do something about it.
#4. You can trust His goodness in whatever He chooses to do.
Jesus satisfies our thirst for the assurance of His love. A satisfied heart can go forward with complete assurance that your God knows how to love you well! Let Jesus satisfy your heart with the goodness of His love. Then, live out that love.
Let Jesus satisfy your heart with the goodness of His love. Then, live out that love.