1 John

1 John 3
Title: New Testament Eschatology - The Now But Not Yet

Date: June 24, 2007

Theme: The key to New Testament eschatology is understanding the difference between this age and the age to come, the now and the not yet.

Text: 1 John 3:1-3

Reading: Ephesians 1:15-23

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Title: Living In the Shadowlands

Date: August 5, 2007

Theme: Between the day of our redemption and the day we die, we live with one foot in the physical world stained by sin and the other foot in the Heavenly kingdom that shines with an ever-increasing glory.

Text: 1 John 3:1-3

Reading: Luke 15:25-32

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1 John 4
Title: Grace Based Initiative

Date: June 1, 2014

Theme: As we have been blessed with God's grace through Jesus Christ, the gift of the Holy Spirit allows us to respond with grace to others in our relationships. God's command to us for others is clear: Love others as He loves us.

Text: 1 John 4:7-12; 19-21

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Title: Unwrapping Love In Christ

Date: December 11, 2011

Theme: The love of God - which is the source of all love - has taken human form in Jesus, and we are called to believe in Him and love others as He did.

Text: 1 John 4:9-11

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Title: A Divine Confidence

Date: July 3, 2011

Theme: Because of God’s love, every person who has confessed Christ as Lord has been given a Divine confidence of salvation from God. This Divine confidence is seen in our love for God and our fellow man.

Text: 1 John 4:18-19

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1 John 5
Title: Idolatry In the iWorld

Date: September 15, 2013

Theme: Christians must be vigilant to keep themselves from Idols - anything we look to in place of God, assigning it god-like powers to give us what should be sought in God alone. Idolatry is rampant in the iWorld, and is concentrated in and perpetuated by technology.

Text: 1 John 5:21

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