1 John 4:7
7–21. Love is the Mark of the Children of the God who is Love
7. Beloved, let us love one another] See on 1Jn_3:2. 5,448 more words
Fruit of the Spirit
Fruit of the Spirit develops within the heart. It exists as God’s creation and goes beyond the inner values of human character. 206 more words
Memory Verse: Matthew 13:29
Life Application: The church is God’s field and in it there are both wheat and tares.
Jesus gave the parable of the wheat and tares in order make a point about the individuals in the church, the body of Christ. 662 more words
1 John 4:1
Beloved] See on 1Jn_3:2.
believe not every spirit] This exhortation does not give us the main subject of the section, any more than ‘Marvel not, brethren, if the world hate you’ (1Jn_3:12) gave us the main subject of the last section (1Jn_3:12-24). 2,803 more words
1 John 2:15
Love not the world] The asyndeton is remarkable. S. John has just stated his premises, his readers’ happiness as Christians. He now abruptly states the practical conclusion, without any introductory ‘therefore’. 11,746 more words