I John 2:3-6 – And we can be sure that we know him if we obey his commandments. 4If someone claims, “I know God,” but doesn’t obey God’s commandments, that person is a liar and is not living in the truth. 5But those who obey God’s word truly show how completely they love him. That is how we know we are living in him. 6Those who say they live in God should live their lives as Jesus did.
3 QUESTIONS FOR LIFE:
1. What do you ___________________ the most in life?
2. What do you ___________________ the most in life?
3. What do you ___________________ the most in life?
I John 2:15-17 – Do not love this world nor the things it offers you, for when you love the world, you do not have the love of the Father in you. 16For the world offers only a craving for physical pleasure, a craving for everything we see, and pride in our achievements and possessions. These are not from the Father, but are from this world. 17And this world is fading away, along with everything that people crave. But anyone who does what pleases God will live forever.
________ never wants to stay _________________.
1.___________________. 2. ________________. 3. _______________.
I John 2:28-29 – And now, dear children, remain in fellowship with Christ so that when he returns, you will be full of courage and not shrink back from him in shame. 29Since we know that Christ is righteous, we also know that all who do what is right are God’s children.
The heart of the gospel: _______________ conquers.
I John 5:21 – Dear children, keep away from anything that might take God’s place in your hearts.
DEFEAT THE IDOLS:
1. ____________________ them.
2. ____________________ them early.
3. ____________________ the grace of Jesus.
4. ____________________ the love of Jesus.