Week 2: Day 7 Reading

1 JOHN 5:13-21 (NET) ASSURANCE OF ETERNAL LIFE 13 I have written these things to you who believe in the name of the Son of God so that you may know that you have eternal life. 14 And this is the confidence that we have before him: that whenever we ask anything [...]

Week 2: Day 6 Reading

1 JOHN 5:1-12 (NET) 1  Everyone who believes that Jesus is the Christ has been fathered by God, and everyone who loves the father loves the child fathered by him. 2 By this we know that we love the children of God: whenever we love God and obey his commandments. 3 For [...]

Week 2: Day 5 Reading

1 JOHN 4:7-14 (NET) GOD IS LOVE 7 Dear friends, let us love one another, because love is from God, and everyone who loves has been fathered by God and knows God. 8 The person who does not love does not know God, because God is love. 9 By this the [...]

Week 2: Day 4 Reading

1 JOHN 4:1-6 (NET) TESTING THE SPIRITS 1  Dear friends, do not believe every spirit, but test the spirits to determine if they are from God, because many false prophets have gone out into the world. 2 By this you know the Spirit of God: Every spirit that confesses Jesus as [...]

Week 2: Day 3 Reading

1 JOHN 3:16-24 (NET) 16  We have come to know love by this: that Jesus laid down his life for us; thus we ought to lay down our lives for our fellow Christians. 17 But whoever has the world’s possessions and sees his fellow Christian in need and shuts off his compassion [...]

Week 2: Day 2 Reading

1 JOHN 3:11-15 (NET) GOD IS LOVE, SO WE MUST LOVE ONE ANOTHER 11 For this is the gospel message that you have heard from the beginning: that we should love one another, 12 not like Cain who was of the evil one and brutally murdered his brother. And why did [...]

Week 2: Day 1 Reading

1 JOHN 3:1-10 (NET) CHILDREN OF GOD 1 (See what sort of love the Father has given to us: that we should be called God’s children – and indeed we are! For this reason the world does not know us: because it did not know him. 2 Dear friends, we are God’s children now, and what we will be has not yet been revealed. We know that whenever it is revealed we will be like him, because we will see him just as he is. 3 And everyone who has this hope focused on him purifies himself, just as Jesus is pure). 4 Everyone who practices sin also practices lawlessness; indeed, sin is lawlessness. 5 And you know that Jesus was revealed to take away sins, andin him there is no sin. 6 Everyone who resides in him does not sin; everyone who [...]

Week 1: Day 7 Reading

1 JOHN 2:26-29 (NET) 26 These things I have written to you about those who are trying to deceive you. 27 Now as for you, the anointing that you received from him resides in you, and you have no need for anyone to teach you. But as his anointing teaches you about [...]

Week 1: Day 6 Reading

1 JOHN 2:18-25 (NET) WARNING ABOUT FALSE TEACHERS 18 Children, it is the last hour, and just as you heard that the antichrist is coming, so now many antichrists have appeared. We know from this that it is the last hour. 19 They went out from us, but they did not [...]

Week 1: Day 5 Reading

1 JOHN 2:12-17 (NET) 12 I am writing to you, little children, that your sins have been forgiven because of his name. 13 I am writing to you, fathers, that you have known him who has been from the beginning. I am writing to you, young people, that you have conquered the evil [...]