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. This is real love — not that we loved God, but that he loved us and sent his Son as a sacrifice to take away our sins.
— 1 John 4:9-10
More Passion for Praise
"See how very much our Father loves us, for he calls us his children, and that is what we are!"