Devotional, New Testament, 1 John

How do God’s Children Remain Pure? Part 1 (1 John 3:4-6 Devotional)

4 Everyone who makes a practice of sinning also practices lawlessness; sin is lawlessness. 5 You know that he appeared in order to take away sins, and in him there is no sin. 6 No one who abides in him keeps on sinning; no one who keeps on sinning has either seen him or known… Continue reading How do God’s Children Remain Pure? Part 1 (1 John 3:4-6 Devotional)

1 John, Devotional

Live Up the Life of Children of God (1 John 3:1-3 Devotional)

1 See what kind of love the Father has given to us, that we should be called children of God; and so we are. The reason why the world does not know us is that it did not know him. 2 Beloved, we are God's children now, and what we will be has not yet… Continue reading Live Up the Life of Children of God (1 John 3:1-3 Devotional)

1 John, Devotional

Obey the Holy Spirit and Abide in the Lord (1 John 2:26-29 Devotional) 

26 I write these things to you about those who are trying to deceive you. 27 But the anointing that you received from him abides in you, and you have no need that anyone should teach you. But as his anointing teaches you about everything, and is true, and is no lie—just as it has… Continue reading Obey the Holy Spirit and Abide in the Lord (1 John 2:26-29 Devotional) 

1 John, Devotional

Choose Between Christ vs Anti-Christ (1 John 2:18-25 Devotional)

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… Continue reading Choose Between Christ vs Anti-Christ (1 John 2:18-25 Devotional)

1 John, Devotional

Love the World Or Love God? (1 John 2: 15-17 Devotional)

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… Continue reading Love the World Or Love God? (1 John 2: 15-17 Devotional)

1 John, Devotional

A letter to my dear… (1 John 2: 12-14 Devotional)

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… Continue reading A letter to my dear… (1 John 2: 12-14 Devotional)

1 John, Devotional, New Testament

Love One Another (1 John 2:7-11 Devotional)

7 Dear friends, I am not writing you a new command but an old one, which you have had since the beginning. This old command is the message you have heard. 8 Yet I am writing you a new command; its truth is seen in him and in you, because the darkness is passing and the true light is already shining. 9 Anyone who… Continue reading Love One Another (1 John 2:7-11 Devotional)

1 John, Devotional, New Testament

We Have an Advocate (1 John 2:1-6 Devotional)

My dear children, I write this to you so that you will not sin. But if anybody does sin, we have an advocate with the Father—Jesus Christ, the Righteous One. 2 He is the atoning sacrifice for our sins, and not only for ours but also for the sins of the whole world. 3 We know that we have come to know… Continue reading We Have an Advocate (1 John 2:1-6 Devotional)

1 John, Devotional, New Testament

Light and Darkness, Sin and Forgiveness (1 John 1:5-10 Devotional)

5 This is the message we have heard from him and declare to you: God is light; in him there is no darkness at all. 6 If we claim to have fellowship with him and yet walk in the darkness, we lie and do not live out the truth. 7 But if we walk in the light, as he is in the light, we… Continue reading Light and Darkness, Sin and Forgiveness (1 John 1:5-10 Devotional)

1 John, Devotional, New Testament

1st John 1:1-4 (1 John 1:1-4 Devotional)

That which was from the beginning, which we have heard, which we have seen with our eyes, which we have looked at and our hands have touched—this we proclaim concerning the Word of life. 2 The life appeared; we have seen it and testify to it, and we proclaim to you the eternal life, which was with the Father and has appeared… Continue reading 1st John 1:1-4 (1 John 1:1-4 Devotional)