Category Archives: 1 John

“GOD IS LOVE.” 1 John 4:16

Hello Beloveds of our God of Love. As we know, and see in the Word, “God is Love.” As we know and see in the Word, “For God so loved the world, He gave His one and only Son that … Continue reading

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God is Good. Always. Expect Good things to come as we look to Him. 1 John 4:8

Today puts the finishing touch on 2017.  Let us rejoice and give thanks for the good things that have come to us this year, and for all that the Lord has shown us, and taught us.  Let us go forth … Continue reading

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Happy Valentine’s Day

Hello Loves, HAPPY VALENTINE’S DAY!  Hope you had a very nice celebration of ‘Love’ Day, and that you took care of your Sweetheart in a loving way. I dropped by a ‘big box’ store on the way in from work … Continue reading

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“God Is Love”, 1 John 4:8

The Word tells us  “God is Love.”  (1 John 4:8) Webster defines ‘Love’ in this way:  ” A strong ‘affection’ or ‘liking’ for someone or something.”  Webster defines ‘affection’ as “to have a fond or tender feeling” . Webster defines … Continue reading

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“Keep yourselves from Idols.” I John 5:21

As we conclude our study of 1 John, we come to the last verse, the last comment, in this Apostle’s Epistle.  He said, “Dear Children, keep yourselves from idols.” 1 John 5:21 Webster defines ‘idol’ as: “an image of a … Continue reading

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And we are in Him who is true by being in His Son, Jesus Christ. 1 John 5:20

We continue our study of 1 John, picking up at verse 19, of Chapter 5.  Writing under the inspiration of the Holy Spirit, the Apostle John wrote: “We know that we are children of God, and that the whole world … Continue reading

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“The One who was born of God keeps us safe.” 1 John 5

Under the inspiration of the Holy Spirit, the Apostle John wrote:   “We know that anyone born of God does not continue to sin; the One who was born of God keeps them safe, and the evil one cannot harm them.” … Continue reading

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“Anyone who is born of God does not continue to sin” 1 John 5:18

Continuing our study of 1 John, we pick up at verse 18 of Chapter 5.  Under the inspiration and direction of the Holy Spirit the Apostle writes: “We know that anyone born of God does not continue to sin; the … Continue reading

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“We should pray for those who sin” 1 John 5:16

Continuing our study of 1 John, we pick up at verse 16 of Chapter 5.  Under the inspiration and direction of the Holy Spirit, the Apostle John writes: “If anyone sees his brother or sister commit a sin that does … Continue reading

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“If we ask anything according to His will, He hears us.” 1 John 5:14

We return to 1 John 5: 14-15. The Apostle John, writing under the influence of the Holy Spirit is telling us:  “This is the confidence we have in approaching God: that if we ask anything according to His will, He … Continue reading

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