Pleasing God, Making Disciples of Jesus Christ

1 John

Fellowship With God – Part 1

This Lord’s Day evening we continue our study of 1 John looking at the God with whom we are called to fellowship with. John states “God is spirit, God is light” and “God is love.” These statements establish the importance of theology – the study of God. – because we cannot walk with Him we know little about.

The Importance and Steps to Having Assurance of Salvation

This Lord’s Day evening we will enter into the study for the third dominant theme in his letter – assurance of salvation. We hope to look at four reasons why assurance is important and the seek to understand the means God has given us to have assurance. Assurance is a key issue in the Christian life and determines both the quality and effectiveness of our faith in Christ.

The Scripture-Directed Spiritual Experiences and Safeguards

And we are writing these things so that our joy may be complete. 1 John 1:4 A.  The Spiritual Experiences in 1 John 1.  Living relationship with our Triune God:  1 John 1:6-10 2.  Purposeful obedience to our God’s commands: 1 John 2:1-5, 1 John 3:24, 1 John 5:2-3 3.  Fruitful life clinging to Christ: 1 John 2:28 4.  Conforming life to…