1 John

[audio mp3="http://www.bridgechapel.co.uk/worship/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/20102019BILLPM.mp3"][/audio] 1) ITS PRIORITY! “Above all”, “In all circumstances” (Heb 11:6, Rom 5:1, Eph 2:8, Gal 2:20, 1 John 5:4) 2) ITS PROTECTION! Extinguish ALL the fiery darts of the evil one 3) ITS PROGRESSION! Lock shields - Stand, work, move, fight (Eph 4:11-14, 1 Peter 5:8-9) ...

1. Confessing Christ in our hearts (v13) Do you KNOW you have eternal life?   2. Confidence in our praying (v14-15) Do you KNOW that He hears you?   3. Comfort in our sinning (v16-18) Do you KNOW His protection   4. Conflict in our living (v19) Do you KNOW who you are up against?   5....

1. In Christ we have: a) Fellowship – Forgiveness – The Advocate b) Propitiation – Power – Confidence c) Abundant Love – Adoption – Assurance d) The Conqueror – The Example – The Truth e) God with us – Nothing to Fear – Strength to Obey – Discernment - Protection f)...

The Love of God…….. Showing it - 4:11-12 “we also ought to love one another.”   Knowing it – 4:13-18 The evidence that brings us confidence is based on God’s generosity, eye-witness testimony, Jesus’ ministry, experience in the community and assurance for eternity.   Growing in it – 4:19-21 The love of God...

1. LOVE to the MAX (3:1)   2. ADOPTION to the MAX (2:28-9, 3:2)   3. FORGIVENESS to the MAX (3:5)   4. RESCUE to the MAX (3:8)   5. Children of God should live to the MAX in: a) PURITY (3:3) b) RIGHTEOUSNESS (2:29; 3:7,10) c) FAMILY LOVE (3:10)   6. Children of God can live to...