Three Gifts, part 3
The first gift
John 3:16 “For God so loved the world that He gave His only begotten Son...”
Philippians 2:6-8 Christ Jesus, although He existed in the form of God, did not regard equality with God a thing to be grasped, but emptied Himself, taking the form of a bond-servant, and being made in the likeness of men. And being found in appearance as a man, He humbled Himself by becoming obedient to the point of death, even death on a cross.
The second gift
Romans 6:23 The gift of God is everlasting life.
The third gift
Philippians 2:4-5 Do not merely look out for your own personal interests, but also for the interests of others. Have this attitude in yourselves which was also in Christ Jesus.
2 Corinthians 8:5 They first gave themselves to the Lord.
Ephesians 5:25 Husbands, love your wives, just as Christ also loved the church and gave Himself for her. 1 Peter 4:10 As each one has received a special gift, employ it in serving one another.
Proverbs 22:9 He who is generous will be blessed, for he gives some of his food to the poor.
Proverbs 14:21 Happy is he who is gracious to the poor
Matthew 19:21 Jesus said, “Give to the poor, and you will have treasure in heaven.”