Bible Study Notes on 1 John 5 – 20170612

1 John 5:1  "...everyone who loves Him who begot also loves him who is begotten of Him" Thought this was saying if you love God you also love Jesus who is the only begotten of God.  But I think John is referring to all who become children of God through faith in Christ.  In keeping …

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Bible Study Notes on 1 John 4 – 20170609

1 John 4:1  "...do not believe every spirit..." He just mentioned the Holy Spirit as the proof that Christ abides in us.  Now he warns of the existence of other spirits who will try to mimic the work of the Holy Spirit.  One of satan's ploys is to try to duplicate what Christ does, to …

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Bible Study Notes on 1 John 1 – 20170602

I John 1:1  "That which was from the beginning..." Of time.  When God created everything. 1  "...we have heard, which we have seen with our eyes, which we have looked upon, and our hands have handled..." Eye witness to these things. 3  "...we declare to you, that you also may have fellowship with us..." He …

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