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Opposition to the Light _ 1 John 2:18-28

1 John 2:18-28            English Standard Version (ESV) 18 Children, it is the last hour, and as you have heard that antichrist is coming, so now many antichrists have come. Therefore we know that it is the last hour. 19 They went out from us, but they were not of us; for if they had been of us, they would have continued with us. But they went…

Jesus Calls Us _ 1 John 2:15-17

1 John 2:15-17           English Standard Version (ESV) 15 Do not love the world or the things in the world. If anyone loves the world, the love of the Father is not in him. 16 For all that is in the world—the desires of the flesh and the desires of the eyes and pride of life—is not from the Father but is from the…

Strong in the Broken Places _ 1 John 2:12-14

1 John 2:12-14        English Standard Version (ESV) 12 I am writing to you, little children,     because your sins are forgiven for his name’s sake. 13 I am writing to you, fathers,     because you know him who is from the beginning. I am writing to you, young men,     because you have overcome the evil one. I write to you, children,     because you know the Father. 14 I…

Loving God Means Loving Others _ 1 John 2:7-11

1 John 2:7-11                  English Standard Version (ESV) 7 Beloved, I am writing you no new commandment, but an old commandment that you had from the beginning. The old commandment is the word that you have heard. 8 At the same time, it is a new commandment that I am writing to you, which is true in him and in you, because the…

God’s Character/Our Standard _ 1 John 1:5-10

1 John 1:5-10           English Standard Version (ESV) 5 This is the message we have heard from him and proclaim to you, that God is light, and in him is no darkness at all. 6 If we say we have fellowship with him while we walk in darkness, we lie and do not practice the truth. 7 But if we walk in the light, as he is in…

Eyewitness Testimony _ 1 John 1:1-4

1 John 1:1-4                 English Standard Version (ESV) 1 That which was from the beginning, which we have heard, which we have seen with our eyes, which we looked upon and have touched with our hands, concerning the word of life— 2 the life was made manifest, and we have seen it, and testify to it and proclaim to you the eternal life, which was with the…