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Belief In Truth As a Sign Of Eternal Life…themes first John pt 11

I am the Way the Truth and the Life, no one comes to the Father but by me.(John 14:6) We have been studying the threefold sign of eternal life, as taught by the Apostle John in His First Epistle. We … Continue reading

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If We Walk In The Light…themes from 1 John pt 10

This then is the message which we have heard of him, and declare unto you, that God is light, and in him is no darkness at all. If we say that we have fellowship with him, and walk in darkness, … Continue reading

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Eternal Life is Evidenced By Righteous Living…Themes 1 John pt 9

Little children, let no man deceive you: he that doeth righteousness is righteous, even as he is righteous. He that committeth sin is of the devil; for the devil sinneth from the beginning. For this purpose the Son of God … Continue reading

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God’s Love And His law …themes 1 John pt 6

By this we know that we love the children of God, when we love God, and keep his commandments. For this is the love of God, that we keep his commandments: and his commandments are not grievous.( I John 5:2-3) … Continue reading

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The Light Overcomes The Darkness…themes 1 John pt 5

And the light shineth in darkness; and the darkness comprehended it not. (John 1:5) This then is the message which we have heard of him, and declare unto you, that God is light, and in him is no darkness at … Continue reading

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In Him Is No Darkness At All…themes 1 John pt 4

This then is the message which we have heard of him, and declare unto you, that God is light, and in him is no darkness at all.(I John 1:5) The Apostle John’s ministry is one of restoration. The faith of … Continue reading

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Mending The Nets …pt 1

The Chinese pastor, author and martyr, Watchman Nee, in his book “What Shall This Man Do ?”, made an interesting observation about the careers of the three apostles, Peter, Paul and John. Nee observed that there is spiritual significance in … Continue reading

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