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When asked to name the greatest commandment, Jesus replied, "Love God with all your heart, soul and mind ... And love your neighbor as yourself" (Matthew 22:37-39). He wasn't just talking either. Jesus gave meaning to his words through the way he lived and ultimately through dying for us on the cross at Calvary.
What does it mean for us to show this kind of love? Amy Carmichael, who was a missionary to India in the early 1900s, did her best to answer this question with her little booklet If. She says the only way to live a life of love is to understand Christ's love for us.
Amy Carmichael (1867-1951)
Irish-born Amy Carmichael was sure God was calling her to be a missionary. But when she applied to China Inland Mission, …