"#Brethren, I write no new commandment unto you but an old commandment which ye had from the beginning. The old commandment is the word which ye have heard from the beginning. 1John 2:7
The apostle John is writing to the Christian brethren that there…"
"#He that saith he abideth in him ought himself also so to walk, even as he walked. 1John 1:6
We know that we abide in Jesus Christ when we walk as he walked in love. Let us love one another so that we can have a brotherhood. If you say that you love…"
"#But whoso keepeth his word, in him is the love of God perfected: hereby know we that we are in him. 1John 1:5
We know that we are in God when we keep his word and in him is the love of God perfected. Love does no evil to his neighbor and God is…"
"#He that saith, I know him and keepeth, not his commandments, is a liar and the truth is not in him. 1John 2:4
As Jesus said ye shall know the tree by the fruit that it bears and just to say I know him while not keeping his commandments is a liar…"
"#And hereby we do know that we know Him if we keep his commandments. 1John 1:3
We know that we know the Father through the Son if we keep His commandments. Jesus said if you love me you will keep my commandments. This is not legalism for love is the…"
"#And He is the propitiation for our sins and not ours only, but also for the sins of the whole world.1John 2:2
Hilasterion the Greek word for propitiation which expiates our sins by the blood of Jesus. He is at the right hand of the Father in heaven…"
"#My little children, these things write I unto you, that ye sin not. And if any man sin, we have an advocate with the Father, Jesus Christ the righteous: 1John 2:1
The apostle John is using this term of endearment for Christians by calling them…"
"#If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just to forgive us our sins and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness. If we say that we have not sinned, we make him a liar and his word is not in us. 1John 1:9,10
When we confess our sins, God is…"
"#If we say that we have no sin, we deceive ourselves and the truth is not in us. 1John 1:8
May the Lord have mercy upon the United States of America as we just witnessed an insurrection of the Capital of the United States of America and not since…"
"#But if we walk in the light, as he is in the light, we have fellowship one with another, and the blood of Jesus Christ his Son cleanseth us from all sin.1John 1:7
We are cleansed from original and actual sin when we walk in the light as he is in…"
"#If we say that we have fellowship with Him and walk in darkness, we lie and do not the truth: 1John 1:6
The apostle John is telling us that if we say that we have fellowship with God, but walk in darkness, we lie and do not the truth because God is…"
"#This then is the message which we have heard of him and declare unto you, that God is light and in Him is no darkness at all. 1John 1:5
God is light and there is no darkness at all in Him. He is absolute holiness, purity, and love. Jesus the Son of…"
"#And these things write we unto you, that your joy may be full. 1John 1:4
The joy of the Lord is our strength and the apostle John is writing unto us so that our joy can be full. In a world full of despair we need joy in our lives and that is what…"
"#That which we have seen and heard declare we unto you, that ye also may have fellowship with us and truly our fellowship is with the Father and with His Son Jesus Christ. 1 John 1:3
The Greek word for fellowship is Koinonia which is a cluster of…"
"#That which was from the beginning, which we have heard, which we have seen with our eyes, which we have looked upon and our hands have handled, of the Word of life; 1 John 1:1
The apostle John is telling us about the beginning of Jesus Christ, the…"
"#Who is a God like unto thee, that pardoneth iniquity and passeth by the transgression of the remnant of his heritage? He retaineth not his anger forever, because He delighteth in mercy. He will turn again, he will have compassion upon us; he will…"