I have a few thoughts on this. One is that this is a command that we should take seriously. We are so easily drawn into loving the World and we are to love our neighbor as ourselves. We are to love our enemies and so on and so forth but we are NOT to love […]

Pondering 1 John Chapter 2 (cont)

There’s a lot here finishing up 1 John chapter 2 This whole chapter is about abiding in Christ and testing, what’s true and what’s not. It’s about being so in tune with the word of God that the World is not only unappealing but discernible between true righteousness and that which is false. There are […]

Pondering on 1 John 2:1-6

We first have to understand who God is and what sin is according to his word. Otherwise Satan will tempt us to make light of our sin. You will sin. But it’s what you do with it that separates the sheep from the goats.   Jesus is the only righteous man who can pay for our […]

Ponderings on 1 John 1:5-10

In order for us to be saved from our sins we have to first recognize that we are sinners. That happens when the Holy Spirit shines its holy lights upon them when believers are faithful to follow the leading of the Holy Spirit who has given us eyes to see and ears to hear and […]