1 John Devotional - Week 9, Day 5
June 30th, 2023
Read: 1 John 5:21Review: John wraps up 1 John warning believers to protect themselves with watchful attention from idols. What exactly is an idol? The Amplified translation describes idols as false te...  Read More
1st John Devotional - Week 9, Day 4
June 29th, 2023
Read: 1 John 5:19-20  Review: The more I live the Christian life, the more I realize that the right mindset is paramount. I’m not talking about the power of positive thinking but seeing ourselves righ...  Read More
1st John Devotional - Week 9, Day 3
June 28th, 2023
Read: 1 John 5:18Review: Our new birth has permanent privileges and obligations. First, we do not sin. While we may at times fall into sin, we do not live in it. Before Christ, Christians were once "d...  Read More
1st John Devotional - Week 9, Day 2
June 27th, 2023
Read: 1 John 5:16-17Review: What was the sin that leads to death that John mentioned? Is the death physical death or eternal death? Ananias and Sapphira committed a sin that led to physical death (Act...  Read More
Meet Your 1st John Devotional Writers
June 26th, 2023
Paul (along with his twin brother) was given up for adoption after a promise that theboys would be raised in the Catholic faith. Their adopted parents were not particularlyreligious, rarely attending ...  Read More
1st John Devotional - Week 9, Day 1
June 26th, 2023
Read: 1 John 5:14-15Review: We all want something and often work very hard to acquire it. We sometimes take our requests to God in prayer, and we do not get what we want. The question is, what was you...  Read More
1 John Devotional - Week 8, Day 5
June 23rd, 2023
Read: 1 John 5:11-13Review: Verse 12 says that those who have the Son, have life and those who don’t have the Son, don’t have Life. Those who believe in the name of the Son of God already have eternal...  Read More
1 John Devotional - Week 8, Day 4
June 22nd, 2023
Read: 1 John 5:9-10  Review: My son placed his hand on the Bible swearing to tell the truth, and nothing but the truth. Testifying in a murder trial—key witness in the shooting of a gang member. In ou...  Read More
1st John Devotional - Week 8, Day 3
June 21st, 2023
Read: 1 John 5:7-8Review: I was listening to a podcast the other day that was presenting some information as fact.  Many of the facts that were presented seemed slanted or outright inaccurate.  After ...  Read More
1 John Devotional - Week 8, Day 2
June 20th, 2023
Read: 1 John 5:6Review: Scholars have debated this verse for some time, but the generally accepted interpretation is that the “water” refers to Jesus’ baptism and the “blood” to His death on the cross...  Read More
1st John Devotional - Week 8, Day 1
June 19th, 2023
Read: 1 John 5:5Review: John’s use of “but” in this verse should be read as “only”. Only the ones who believe that Jesus was the Son of God are able to conquer the world. That is the faith that is the...  Read More
1st John Devotional - Week 7, Day 5
June 16th, 2023
Read: 1 John 5:1-4Review: This rich passage explains how the active love for the Father that a born-again Christian has will have very real fruit in their church life. The born-again Christian will ex...  Read More