Sermon Guide

Adam and Eve: Paradise Lost

January 14, 2024
Dr. Allen Holmes

REVIEW: Satan attacks when we are vulnerable.

  • ‭‭‭‭READ: 1 John 4:9 “God showed how much he loved us by sending his one and only Son into the world so that we might have eternal life through him.”
  • DISCUSS: How have you experienced God showing his love in specific and unearned ways?

REVIEW: Satan creates doubt.

  • READ: 1 John 4:11 “Dear friends, since God loved us that much, we surely ought to love each other.”
  • ‭‭DISCUSS: Do you have any relationships where you could step toward showing love—even if you are uncertain about their response?

REVIEW: Satan promises you happiness.

  • READ: 1 John 4:12 “No one has ever seen God. But if we love each other, God lives in us, and his love is brought to full expression in us.”
  • ‭‭DISCUSS: How has your pursuit of Jesus changed how you love others?


What else did you get from this week's sermon? What actions or next steps can you take to apply it to your life?


For a deeper awareness of God’s love and the courage to give his love away to others.

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