Did you know the Bible doesn't just say, "God loves you." Now don't let that confuse you. Scripture does tell us many times that God loves us. However, don't miss the important truth here. Each time Scripture tell us that God loves us, it also demonstrates that love as well. God's love is more than emotion and intention. God's love is demonstrated. God loved us so much he didn't just say, "I love you." God showed his by sending and sacrificing his Son to give us his incomparable love! We never have to doubt that God means what he says. He has backed up his promises of love with his actions.
For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life.
— John 3:16
Dear Lord, thank you for loving us. Thank you for both saying it and showing it. Please know, dear Father, we love you, too! Accept our words and actions today as a testimony to our love. In Jesus name. Amen.