Archive for April, 2012

The Epistles of John: Living in Truth and Love. 1 John 3:2-6

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Week 27:  Apr 22, 2012 John continues building on the ideal that we are children of God, contrasting sin with abiding in him. Study h.      We are God’s Children Live accordingly (3:2-3:6) i.      Premise:   We will be like him (3:2) 2 – Dear friends, we are now God’s children, but what we will be like [...]

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The Epistles of John: Living in Truth and Love. 1 John 2:28-3:1

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Week 26:  Apr 15, 2012 John expands on the concept of abiding in God, to once again bring it back to the underlying purpose, which is our relationship with God. Study g.      Expansion: Abide in him who loves you. (2:28-3:1)                                                                                        i.      To abide is to be Prepared (2:28) 28 – Even now, little children, [...]

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The Epistles of John: Living in Truth and Love. 1 John 2:23b-27

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Week 25:  Mar 25, 2012 Having defined who cannot be trusted, i.e. those who deny the person and work of Jesus, John now contrast them with those who confess. Study f.        Why John Writes (2:21-27)                                            ii.      Those who deny are the liars (2:22-23) 1.       Those who confess have the son and the father. 23b [...]

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The Epistles of John: Living in Truth and Love. 1 John 2:22-3a

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Week 24:  Mar 18, 2012 Having pointed out to his readers that they have an anointing and know all things, John defines who cannot be trusted. Study f.        Why John Writes (2:21-27)                                            ii.      Those who deny are the liars (2:22-23) 22-3a – Who is a liar but the person who denies that Jesus is [...]

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