Tag Archives: 1 John

Shiny happy people

At an event where I am speaking this week, I asked a gentleman I met about his kids. He replied with a casualness that shocked me, “My first two are alcoholics, then I have one in high school and this … Continue reading

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In the company of sinners

If we say that we have no sin, we deceive ourselves, and the truth is not in us. (1 John 1:8) Make no mistake about it, there is a lot of self-deception in Christianity. If we aren’t actually saying we … Continue reading

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Walking, talking and getting cleansed

We are looking into the first letter of John in the New Testament this week. John was the disciple called beloved of God. Of all the disciples, he was the closest to Jesus. But John is also different. Marti says … Continue reading

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Joy unspeakable

That which was from the beginning, which we have heard, which we have seen with our eyes, which we have looked at and our hands have touched—this we proclaim concerning the Word of life. The life appeared; we have seen … Continue reading

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