Sermons in 1 John

 

Confidence in Christ

by David Robinson

August 28, 2016 | 1 John 5:13-21

The security, certainty, and confidence we have as believers is in the very strength of the unity between the Father and the Son.

 

Believing in the Son of God

by David Robinson

August 21, 2016 | 1 John 5:5-12

Believing in Jesus means much more than mere agreement or acknowledgement of Him for John states that only those who have the Son have life.

 

The Banishment of Fear

by Joe Boot

August 14, 2016 | 1 John 4:13-5:4

As sons of God we are freed from the wrath of God and have confidence before Him.

 

Brotherly Love

by Joe Boot

August 7, 2016 | 1 John 4:7-12

Brotherly love is not theoretical; it is seen in our everyday heart attitudes and actions toward one another.

 

Testing the Spirits

by Michael Boot

July 31, 2016 | 1 John 4:1-6

The doctrinal test starts with the Holy Spirit confessing within us that Jesus Christ came in the flesh.

 

Abiding in Grace

by David Robinson

July 24, 2016 | 1 John 3:16-24

As a seasoned pastor and disciple of Jesus, John calls believers to hear Christ's voice, to obey the truth, and to be ready to repent.

 

Loving One Another

by David Robinson

July 17, 2016 | 1 John 3:10-18

God's own love is poured into our hearts by the Holy Spirit so that we might show the same self-sacrificing love to one another.

 

Destroying the Works of the Devil

by Joe Boot

July 10, 2016 | 1 John 3:4-10

First announced in Eden, God in Christ has a cosmic program to destroy the works of the Devil; we are to take part in Christ's work to defeat all His enemies.

 

The Hope of God’s Children

by David Robinson

July 3, 2016 | 1 John 2:28-3:3

The knowledge of God given us by the Spirit is not mere information, but it is a relational and intimate knowledge.

 

A Warning against Antichrists

by Joe Boot

June 26, 2016 | 1 John 2:18-27

Today the threat of antichrist is no less real than it was in John's day. To grasp both the Word and Spirt of God inwardly is our only safeguard against lies.

 

Becoming a Spiritual Father

by Joe Boot

June 19, 2016 | 1 John 2:12-17

God has revealed Himself as Father. Human fathers are to reflect God's protection, provision and spiritual care toward their children.

 

Tests of a Truly Christian Life

by Joe Boot

June 12, 2016 | 1 John 2:3-11

The test of true religion is not private spiritual experiences, theological orthodoxy, or participation in the visible church. Our assurance of salvation increases with our obedience in heart, mind, and soul, loving God and seeking his commandments.