Bible Talk: Easter: God’s love on Good Friday

John 19:1-16a 

John 3:16-21


19 March 2019

David Simmons



John 3:16


Who did God love?

How did God love?

Why did God love?


Who did God love?



whoever rejects the Son will not see life, for God’s wrath remains on them. 

John 3:36



The Lord is not slow to fulfil his promise as some count slowness, but is patient toward you, 

not wishing that any should perish, 

but that all should reach repentance.” 

2 Peter 3:9


But unless you repent, you too will all perish.

Luke 13:3, 5


How did God love?


In the beginning was the Word, 

and the Word was with God, 

and the Word was God.

John 1:1


How did God love?


Now this is eternal life: 

that they know you, the only true God, 

and Jesus Christ, whom you have sent.

John 17:3


John 3:16


See what kind of love the Father has given to us, that we should be called children of God; 

and that is what we are. 

1 John 3:1


We must believe in Jesus

We must love perishing people


Jesus performed many other signs in the presence of his disciples, which are not recorded in this book. But these are written that you may believe that Jesus is the Messiah, the Son of God, and that by believing you may have life in his name.

John 20:30-31


We must believe in Jesus

We must love perishing people