John 3:16 (NIV) says “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.”
1 John 4:7 (NIV) says “Dear friends, let us love one another, for love comes from God. Everyone who loves has been born of God and knows God.”
TRUE LOVE REQUIRES SACRIFICE:
True love may require us to offer (sacrifice) something valuable for God and others.
9 SIGNIFICANT CHARACTERISTICS OF TRUE LOVE
I thoroughly enjoyed reading this post and the scriptures you shared are great. They are God's words and his words is our guidance and instruction on how to live each day. Thank you for posting this in the SE community.