Text: I John 2:7-11 1Jonn 2:7 Beloved, I am writing you no new commandment, but an old commandment that you had from the beginning. The old commandment is the word that you have heard.
1John 2:8 At the same time, it is a new commandment that I am writing to you, which is true in him and in you, because the darkness is passing away and the true light is already shining.
1John 2:9 Whoever says he is in the light and hates his brother is still in darkness. 1John 2:10
BLESSED ASSURANCE Text: 1 John 2:3-6 Fanny Crosby wrote the words of the great hymn
“Blessed Assurance, Jesus is mine.” The first stanza says: Blessed Assurance Jesus is mine,
O what a foretaste of glory divine Heir of salvation, purchase of God, Born of the Spirit, washed in His blood. The refrain: This is my story, this is my song Praising my Savior all the day long. Is this your song? Do you have the pleasure
of having a blessed assurance of your salva
God's Plan “A” 1 John 1:1-4 From the very beginning, before creation, God had a plan. It was a plan to create, and to display His majesty, beauty, and glory. The universe was His masterpiece. From the very beginning His intention was to show the depth of His manifest perfections upon His creation. He determined to display His love, His justice, and His grace. He created everything to bring glory to Himself, and by His grace to enable His creation to fellows
God is Light He is Light with no darkness Light and Darkness cannot coexist Light always dispels Darkness Since He is light with no darkness IF we say we have a relationship with Him and still walk in darkness THEN we are lying AND we are not practicing the Truth IF we walk in the Light like He does THEN we are connected with one another AND have all our sin cleansed by the blood of Jesus IF we say we have no sin THEN we are deceiving ourselves AND the Truth is not in us IF w