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Love Guides All

Love Guides All Theme: The Law of Love Scriptures: 1 John 4:7-1 John 5:5 Notes and questions B1 What is love? B2 Love words in the New Testament C1 Good loves D1 ἀγάπη agápē. This is the love of choice. It is the highest and deepest love. E1 “”And because lawlessness will abound, the love of many will grow cold.” (Matthew 24:12 NKJV) E2 “But God demonstrates His own love toward us, in that while…

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Bible Study Christian Living Doctrine

1 John 5:1-12

A1 Christian proofs 1 John 5:1-4 B1 Belief C1 Jesus is the Christ C2 The Messiah from all eternity C3 The Messiah of Jews and Gentiles C4 My Messiah B2 Love C1 For the Father C2 For fellow believers B3 Obey C1 God’s commandments C2 Not Old Testament law but the New Testament rules given  D1 By Jesus directly D2 By Jesus through the Apostles C3 In thoughts, desires, words, and deeds C4 Not burdensome…

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Daily Bible Study—1 John 2:12

I am writing to you, little children, because your sins have been forgiven you on account of His name. (1 John 2:12, EMTV) A1 Outline B1 Action B2 Reason A2 Notes B1 Action C1 One of the reasons the Apostle John wrote to the believers. C2 Taking time out for brotherly and pastoral duties. B2 Reason C1 Sins D1 Sins are serious. D2 Sins show rebellion. D3 Sins show disobedience. D4 Sins deserve punishment. D5…

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Daily Bible Study—1 John 2:12-14

How we live, think, and what we love shows our spiritual condition. 1 John 2:12-14 I am writing to you, little children, because your sins have been forgiven you on account of His name. I am writing to you, fathers, because you have come to know Him who is from the beginning. I am writing to you, young men, because you have overcome the evil one. I am writing to you, little children, because you have…

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Daily Bible Study—1 John 2:10

He who loves his brother abides in the light, and there is no cause for stumbling in him. (1 John 2:10, EMTV) A1 Outline B1 Statement B2 Action B3 Predicament A2 Notes B1 Love is the Greek word agape. It is the love of choice. I Corinthians 13. We have studied this previously. B2 Abide in the light is living in the light. John 12:46 C1 The light of the Gospel. 2 Corinthians 4:4-6 C2…

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Daily Bible Study—1 John 2:9

He who says that he is in the light, and hates his brother, is in darkness until now. (1 John 2:9 EMTV) A1 Outline B1 Statement B2 Action B3 Predicament A2 Notes B1 Light has been studied before. It points to God, His character, and truth. B2 What we say is important, but what we do is revealing of our true character. As the old, tired cliche, states “walk the talk” or “practice what you…

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Daily Bible Study—1 John 2:8

Again, a new commandment I am writing to you, which thing is true in Him and in you, because the darkness is passing away, and the true light already shines. (1 John 2:8, EMTV) The importance of God’s light A1 Outline B1 Writing C1 New commandment C2 True B2 Because C1 Darkness is passing away C2 True light already shines A2 Notes B1 Old/new commandment (comparing 1 John 2:7-8). C1 This commandment has been around…

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