WE HAVE KNOWN AND BELIEVED THE LOVE OF GOD

1Jn 4:15-16  “Whosoever shall confess that Jesus is the Son of God, God dwelleth in him, and he in God. And we have known and believed the love that God hath to us. God is love; and he that dwelleth in love dwelleth in God, and God in him.” We have often heard it said that … Continue reading WE HAVE KNOWN AND BELIEVED THE LOVE OF GOD

HEREIN IS LOVE

1Jn 4:10-11  “Herein is love, not that we loved God, but that he loved us, and sent his Son to be the propitiation for our sins. Beloved, if God so loved us, we ought also to love one another.” Herein is obviously a compound word. When looking at the definition in the Strong’s, it states the … Continue reading HEREIN IS LOVE

LOVE IS OF GOD

1Jn 4:7-9  “Beloved, let us love one another: for love is of God; and every one that loveth is born of God, and knoweth God. He that loveth not knoweth not God; for God is love. In this was manifested the love of God toward us, because that God sent his only begotten Son into the world, … Continue reading LOVE IS OF GOD

GREATER IS HE THAT IS IN YOU

1Jn 4:4-6  “Ye are of God, little children, and have overcome them: because greater is he that is in you, than he that is in the world. They are of the world: therefore speak they of the world, and the world heareth them. We are of God: he that knoweth God heareth us; he that is not … Continue reading GREATER IS HE THAT IS IN YOU

JESUS IS COME IN THE FLESH

1Jn 4:1-3  “Beloved, believe not every spirit, but try the spirits whether they are of God: because many false prophets are gone out into the world. Hereby know ye the Spirit of God: Every spirit that confesseth that Jesus Christ is come in the flesh is of God: And every spirit that confesseth not that Jesus Christ … Continue reading JESUS IS COME IN THE FLESH

THIS IS GOD’S COMMANDMENT

1Jn 3:23-24  “And this is his commandment, That we should believe on the name of his Son Jesus Christ, and love one another, as he gave us commandment. And he that keepeth his commandments dwelleth in him, and he in him. And hereby we know that he abideth in us, by the Spirit which he hath … Continue reading THIS IS GOD’S COMMANDMENT

GOD IS GREATER THAN OUR HEART

1Jn 3:20-22  “For if our heart condemn us, God is greater than our heart, and knoweth all things. Beloved, if our heart condemn us not, then have we confidence toward God. And whatsoever we ask, we receive of him, because we keep his commandments, and do those things that are pleasing in his sight.” Have you ever … Continue reading GOD IS GREATER THAN OUR HEART

HE LAID DOWN HIS LIFE FOR US

1Jn 3:15-16  “Whosoever hateth his brother is a murderer: and ye know that no murderer hath eternal life abiding in him. Hereby perceive we the love of God, because he laid down his life for us: and we ought to lay down our lives for the brethren.” It is a great blessing to have the life … Continue reading HE LAID DOWN HIS LIFE FOR US