August 1, 2012

14 Days with 1 John (verse by verse)

1 John 1:6
If we say that we have fellowship with Him and yet walk in the darkness, we lie and do not practice the truth;

August 1 – 1 John 2:1-6
Once we become followers of Jesus we cannot keep living our own way. John is stating very lovingly (notice the “my little children”) we need to take heed to live as Jesus did. Jesus stands for us to defend us before the Father when we sin, but that doesn’t give us license to keep living “like the devil” (2:4-5).