“Seven Marks of a Healthy Church”: Mark #1 – Affectionate Love
Main idea: A loveless church is a lifeless church.
- Jesus praises the church in Ephesus (Revelation 2:2-3, 6)
- Jesus rebukes the church in Ephesus (Revelation 2:4-5)
- Jesus encourages the church in Ephesus (Revelation 2:1, 7)
Secondary sources cited:
- Joel R. Beeke, Revelation, Lectio Continua (Grand Rapids: Reformation Heritage Books, 2016).